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

Further Information

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

Sets of Photographs

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

Taxon Summary # images # photos # macrophotos Date Vice-county Country
Maja squinado Male (live) 21 21 23 Apr 2008 Dorset England
Maja squinado Female (live) 14 14 25 Apr 2008 Dorset England
Maja squinado 2 2 16 Jul 1969 Eire
Maja squinado 2 2 Jul 1969 Eire

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)
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