Common name of Callinectes sapidus
 
Common Name Blue crab
Language English
Type FAO
Official Trade Name No
Rank 2 - (Preferred common name (unique))
Country United Kingdom
Locality
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Life Stage adult
Sex unsexed
Core behavior
1st Modifier color pattern(s)
2nd Modifier
Remarks 'crab' from Old English 'ceorfan', i.e., 'to curve'. Also Refs. 367, 87040, 90062, 93840, 95632, 115257, 122997.
 
Entered by Pan-Saniano, Marianne
Modified by Jansalin, Jeremiah Glenn
Checked by Conejar - Espedido, Jeniffer
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