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Sand Fiddler Crabs (burrows)

Uca pugilator

Description:

The burrows are close together, with small mounds surrounding the holes. The actual animals are small crabs, dark colored except for the large claw of the males, which is pale tan.

Habitat:

mud flats, intertidal zones.

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Steven Sheppard
Spotted by
Steven Sheppard

Charleston, South Carolina, USA

Spotted on Dec 10, 2014
Submitted on Dec 11, 2014

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