Struggling to right itself after a wave receded.
Female with eggs.
What's a trip to the beach without finding sand crabs.
Emerita analoga, the Pacific sand crab or Pacific mole crab, is a species of small, sand-burrowing decapod crustacean found living in the sand along the temperate western coasts of America. It is found on exposed sandy beaches in the swash region of the intertidal zone.