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Recent observations

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What

Pacific sand crab Emerita analoga

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temminicki

Date

October 28, 2011

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What

Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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mcduck

Date

April 29, 1974

Description

19mm total length. Found in sandy intertidal. Photo scanned from 35mm slide.

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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cydno

Date

November 27, 2014 04:06 PM PST

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What

Pacific Mole Crab Emerita analoga

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anudibranchmom

Date

October 19, 2014 03:45 PM PDT

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Square

What

Sand crab Emerita analoga

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loarie

Date

October 8, 2014 06:26 PM PDT

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Sand crab Emerita analoga

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loarie

Date

October 8, 2014 06:24 PM PDT

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Square

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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loarie

Date

October 8, 2014 05:54 PM PDT

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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jaykeller

Date

September 13, 2014 09:19 AM PDT

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What

Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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finatic

Date

September 13, 2014 09:21 AM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

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kucycads

Date

September 7, 2014

Description

sandy beach, looks like a burrower

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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sarahsnail

Date

August 3, 2014 02:26 PM PDT

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Square

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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smvance70

Date

August 4, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

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.

No range data available.