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Crab

Brachyura

Description:

A white crab like creature seen at the oceanside in Long beach ,california.

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7 Comments

Hema
Hema 4 years ago
Machi
Machi 4 years ago

Yes they moult like all arthropods

Hema
Hema 4 years ago

Thanks Jellis and Frasier.Do crabs shed?

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 4 years ago

Moved to the category, Arthropods. :-)

Jellis
Jellis 4 years ago

But you can see how the legs are on the top not bottom. So it is most likely upside down.

Hema
Hema 4 years ago

might be.was around the bottom of the ocean for two days.I have seen acrab with awhite carapace but it was almost the size of a spider.This one was bigger and translucent.

Jellis
Jellis 4 years ago

That looks dead and upside down

Hema
Spotted by
Hema

Nevada, USA

Spotted on May 26, 2016
Submitted on May 26, 2016

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