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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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alexshepard

Date

February 7, 2016 05:05 PM PST

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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jacobpenner

Date

January 4, 2016 03:30 PM PST

Description

Sand Crab
-Female
-18mm long

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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the past

Description

Organismo encontrado en la zona intermareal de la ciudad de Dichato, se puede observar en la imagen que tiene una forma ovalada de color café, ademas se puede divisar una fina capa translucida que lo cubre

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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matias_benavente

Date

August 28, 2015

Description

Su cuerpo se divide en abdomen y cefalotórax, posee dos antenas filtradoras, cinco pares de apéndices, pertenece al orden decápoda además de tener simetría bilateral. Estos ejemplares fueron encontrados en la zona intermareal.

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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ajwacaser

Date

November 13, 2015 09:00 AM PST

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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rjadams55

Date

November 6, 2015

Description

This was an adult female about to be eaten by a Heermann's Gull. It was aged and sexed by the large masses of orange eggs on its underside (not visible in this picture).

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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finatic

Date

October 31, 2015 10:59 AM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Being eaten by a Sanderling

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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jmaughn

Date

October 28, 2015

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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ajwacaser

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October 16, 2015 09:10 AM PDT

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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leslie_flint

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October 13, 2015 10:04 AM PDT

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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rahatski

Date

October 12, 2015 03:19 PM PDT

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Pacific Sand Crab Emerita analoga

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kestrel

Date

October 9, 2015 10:25 AM PDT
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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.

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