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A crab is a crab until...

Observed: 5th August 2013 By: dejayM
Biological Recording In ScotlandHighland Biological Recording GroupOrkney Biodiversity Records Centre
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Not to be outdone by his slightly older sister - see http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/356666, Ruaridh set-to on his personal quest.
What you see is his work with a tiny bit of help from me. To most 8 yr olds a crab is a crab but....

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P. platycheles

Hi Ruaridh, and welcome to the growing band if iSpot Mariners. Did you know that the name of this crab, platycheles, means flat claws? Good name, I think.
Jo

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