Common name of Carcinus aestuarii
Common Name Cangrejo verde mediterráneo
Language Spanish
Type FAO
Official Trade Name No
Rank 2 - (Preferred common name (unique))
Country Spain
Life Stage juveniles and adults
Sex females and males
Core morphology
1st Modifier color pattern(s)
2nd Modifier locality/area
Remarks 'cangrejo', dimunitive of 'cangro' (i.e., cancer), i.e., joints of articulated sheets in ancient armor; 'verde', i.e., 'green'. Also Refs. 77129, 87040, 90062, 93840, 95632, 115257, 122997.
Entered by Conejar - Espedido, Jeniffer
Modified by Jansalin, Jeremiah Glenn
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