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Cryptolithodes typicus  (Turtle Crab)

Photo of Cryptolithodes typicus by Aaron Baldwin
© Aaron Baldwin (Photo ID #67389)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location John Brown's Beach, Sitka Sound, Alaska Photographer Aaron Baldwin
Habitat Under rocks, low intertidal
Photo Date June 13, 2013 Upload Date June 22, 2014
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 67389
Notes These are the only two individuals of this species I found on this day, and they were together. The smaller one is recently settled and only 3-4 mm carapace width.


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