Common name of Callinectes sapidus
Common Name Blue crab
Language English
Type Vernacular
Official Trade Name No
Rank 3 - (Other common name)
Country Turkey
Ref. Ulman, A., 2017
Life Stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core behavior
1st Modifier color pattern(s)
2nd Modifier
Remarks 'crab', from Old English 'crabba'; from Dutch 'krabelen', i.e. 'to scratch', 'claw'; and perhaps from Old English 'ceorfan', i.e. 'to carve'. Also in Ref. 92239.
Entered by Ulman, Aylin
Modified by Bato-David, Elizabeth
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