Northern Ireland's Priority Species

Species list

All species listed are Priority Species but those that are not highlighted in bold do not yet have a species account. Text for these species will be added in due course.

Common NameScientific name
Cestopagurus timidus Cestopagurus timidus
Atelecyclus rotundatus Atelecyclus rotundatus
Inachus leptochirus Inachus leptochirus
rugose squat lobster Munida rugosa
crawfish Palinurus elephas
a deep-sea shrimp Arrhis phyllonyx
opossum shrimp Mysis salemaai
white-clawed crayfish Austropotamobius pallipes