Gallery description : pictures of crabs

Crab (brachyura) is a arthropod type animal. It usually lives in coral reefs and coastline. The animal weights about 100g - 2,000g (3.5oz - 704oz) and lives for 1 - 100 years. Birds, otter, octopus predators are the dangerous creatures for crabs. See the table below to learn more information.

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Facts about crabs
NameCrab
TypeArthropod
HabitatCoral reefs and coastline
Scientific NameBrachyura
Conservation StatusThreatened
DietCarnivore
ClassCrustacea
Distinctive FeaturesHard, armoured shell and eight legs
Weight100g - 2,000g (3.5oz - 704oz)
Size (L)1cm - 400cm (0.4in - 157in)
KingdomAnimalia
Skin TypeShell
Average Litter Size2
PredatorsBirds, otter, octopus
FamilyBrachyura
LifestyleSolitary
ColourRed, brown, orange, blue
Top Speed19km/h (12mph)
Life Span1 - 100 years
PhylumArthropoda
OrderDecapoda
Main PreyShrimp, fish, mussels
Image Details
Description Pictures of crabs. Crab Appreciation Day: Show Your Crab Love! | FuzFeed
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Heigh 720 pixels
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