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Marbled Rock Crab

Pachygrapsus marmoratus

Description:

"Pachygrapsus marmoratus is a species of crab, sometimes called the marbled rock crab or marbled crab, which lives in the Black Sea, the Mediterranean Sea and parts of the Atlantic Ocean. It is dark violet brown, with yellow marbling, and with a body up to 36 millimeters long. It is an omnivore, feeding on algae and various animals including mussels and limpets."

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2 Comments

ClaudiaS
ClaudiaS 8 years ago

Thanks!

Aaron_G
Aaron_G 8 years ago

Moved to Arthropods

ClaudiaS
Spotted by
ClaudiaS

Lisboa, Portugal

Spotted on Aug 17, 2011
Submitted on Jul 14, 2012

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