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Crayfish, bluegrass

Cambarus batchi


freshwater crustaceans resembling small lobsters, to which they are related. They are mostly a dark red color with small claws that can pinch. And other legs for walking.


Crayfish are nocturnally active, live in shallow freshwater habitats, and feed on aquatic plant and animal life, as well as dead Organisms in the water (scavengers).


They breathe through feather-like gills.

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Moved from Fish category to Arthropod category.
Please refer to the following document for Arthropods:

Nicholas D-anna
Spotted by
Nicholas D-anna

Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Spotted on May 18, 2017
Submitted on May 21, 2017

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