Now You See It, Now You Don't
Blue Crab: Callinectes sapidus

By Henry H. Mitchell, January 2011.

A Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus) is seen in the stream flow of the tidal creek Midway Swash, at its intersection with the Atlantic Ocean. The crab slips into the sand, and is soon indistinguishable from a rock or shell.



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