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Title Eurytium limosum photograph
Archive All Files / Imagery / Organism Photos / Invertebrate Species
Description

Lurking in a shallow burrow in the low marsh, this Eurytium with its massive claws strikes terror into the hearts of smaller crabs and gastropods.

Contributor Steve Pennings
Citation

Steve Pennings. 2017. Eurytium limosum photograph. Georgia Coastal Ecosystems LTER File Archive, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia. (http://gce-lter.marsci.uga.edu/public/app/resource_details.asp?id=822)

Key Words Animalia, Arthropoda, Bilateria, Brachyura, broadback mud crab, Crustacea, Decapoda, Eucarida, Eumalacostraca, Eurytium limosum, Malacostraca, Panopeidae, Pleocyemata, Xanthoidea
File Date Jun 30, 2017 (version 1)
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This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under grants OCE-9982133, OCE-0620959 and OCE-1237140. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.