Shore crab (Metopograpsus messor)

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Shore crab fact file

Shore crab description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassMalacostraca
OrderDecapoda
FamilyGrapsidae
GenusMetopograpsus (1)

Information on Metopograpsus messor is being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Shore crab status

Metopograpsus messor has yet to be classified by the IUCN.

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Authentication

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References

  1. ITIS (September, 2011)
    http://www.itis.gov
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