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Common Spider Crab

Libinia emarginata


Rather small, around three inches across with four to five inch legs. Very spiky and dark brown/red coloring.


Rocks in ocean bay or shallows or open oceans.


Found on the side of the wooden boardwalk surrounding Watch Hill Marina. Took forever to catch!

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Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

Removed from the mission 'Signs of Wildlife' because it is not a 'sign' but is 'actual' wildlife.

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Fire Island, New York, USA

Spotted on May 28, 2013
Submitted on Dec 9, 2013

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