BioImages: The Virtual Field-Guide (UK)

Maja squinado (Herbst, 1788) (Spiny Spider Crab, Common Spider Crab)

Sets of Photographs

These relate to individual finds ("biological records") of the organism.

Suggested Literature

Maja squinado may be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
ARTHROPODA
(arthropods)
CRUSTACEA
(crustaceans)
MALACOSTRACA
(crabs, lobsters, shrimps, prawns, woodlice etc.)
DECAPODA
(crabs, shrimps, lobsters etc.)
Brachyura
(crabs)

Further Information

Notes (MWS) A large pink spider crab with even longer legs. In summer, it may be found on south-western shores.
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