Animalia > Arthropoda > Malacostraca > Decapoda > Trapeziidae > Trapezia


Synonyms: Grapsillus; Trapecia; Trapezium

Wikipedia Abstract

Trapezia is a genus of guard crabs in the family Trapeziidae. Like other members of this family, they live in association with corals, feeding on coral tissue and mucus, and defending the corals from predators, like starfish. It contains the following species:
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External References

Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0