Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Pallid Ghost Crab

Ocypode pallidula

Description:

The pallid ghost crab, Ocypode pallidula, is a small ghost crab that digs burrows in beaches of the Indo-Pacific region.[2] Its carapace is usually about 1 inch (25 mm) wide.[2]

Habitat:

This crab's burrow was under a shrub just above the tide line.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

joanbstanley
Spotted by
joanbstanley

Spotted on Oct 13, 2014
Submitted on Nov 13, 2014

Related Spottings

Ghost crabs Cangrejo fantasma (Horned ghost crab) Cangrejo fantasma (Painted ghost crab) Ghost crab

Nearby Spottings

Tree Heliotrope Pallid Ghost Crab Sanderling Wandering Tattler

Reference