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Mimulus foliatus   (Foliate Kelp Crab)

Photo of Mimulus foliatus  by Aaron Baldwin
© Aaron Baldwin (Photo ID #2117)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Sitka Sound, Alaska Photographer Aaron Baldwin
Habitat Under rocks, lowest intertidal
Photo Date Upload Date October 19, 2007
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UTM Northing Photo ID # 2117
Notes The 'maple-leaf' shaped carapace that is slightly wider than long distinguish this species from our other spider crabs. Color extremely variable.

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