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Unidentified at suppressed - 28 Aug 2022
Unidentified at suppressed - 28 Aug 2022
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Identification history

Leptograpsus variegatus 30 Aug 2022 MattFox
Unidentified 28 Aug 2022 trevorpreston

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Jennyncmg wrote:
   30 Aug 2022
I think this crab might be Plagusia glabra which has the small dots and blotches on its carapace. It does not have the characteristic diagonal grooves on the sides of its carapace or the purple mottles claws like Leptograpsus variegatus does.

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Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 28 Aug 2022 11:00 AM Recorded on
  • trevorpreston Recorded by

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