Project Noah

Project Noah is a tool to explore and document wildlife and a platform to harness the power of citizen scientists everywhere.

Join Project Noah Today

Fiddler crab





No species ID suggestions

1 Comment

ulvalactuca77
ulvalactuca77 2 years ago

Only the males carry the "fiddle". The enlarged claw is actually a detriment to the fiddler crab as it makes the males half as efficient as feeding as the females.

Barnegat Light, New Jersey, USA

Lat: 39.79, Long: -74.11

Spotted on Aug 1, 2010
Submitted on Feb 4, 2012

Related spottings

fiddler crab fiddler crab Fiddler crab Fiddler Crab

Nearby spottings

Oyster Toadfish Unknown spotting Blue claw crab Oyster Toadfish