Crabs

Purple Marsh Crab (Sesarma reticulatum)

    Scientific Name and Synonyms Scientific Name: Sesarma reticulatum (Say, 1817) Synonyms: Grapsus limosus (Rafinesque, 1817), Ocypode (Sesarma) reticulatum (Say, 1817 )   Common Names Marsh Crab, Purple Marsh Crab, Heavy Marsh Crab  

Mud Crab (Scylla serrata)

  Scientific Name and Synonyms Scientific Name: Scylla serrata (Forskål, 1775) Synonyms: Achelous crassimanus (MacLeay, 1838), Cancer serrata (Forskål, 1775), Lupa lobifrons (H. Milne Edwards, 1834), Scylla tranquebarica var. oceanica (Dana, 1852)   Common Names Mangrove Crab, Mud Crub, Giant Mud Crab, Black Crab

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