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Blue crabs are named for their brilliant sapphire-tinted claws; their carapace (shell) is actually mottled brownish in color. The blue crab's scientific name, Callinectes sapidus, means "savory beautiful swimmer." Prized for their sweet and tender meat,... More »
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Blue crab may refer to: The Chesapeake blue crab or Atlantic blue crab, Callinectes sapidus; The blue swimmer crab, Portunus pelagicus ...

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BLUE CRABS CLINCH FIRST HALF CHAMPIONSHIP. Blue Crabs beat Barnstormers 8-3 to clinch playoff spot. Learn More ...

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Jun 26, 2017 ... A report released June 26 confirms that while the 2017 overall population of adult female blue crabs in the Chesapeake Bay was higher than ...

www.mdsg.umd.edu/topics/blue-crabs/blue-crabs

There's nothing like a bushel of blue crabs steamed with Old Bay seasoning or picked and lightly grilled in a crab cake. Generations of Marylanders have loved ...

www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/invertebrates/b/blue-crab

The blue crab is so named because of its sapphire-tinted claws. Its shell, or carapace, is actually a mottled brownish color, and mature females have red ...

www.frederickhabitat.org/blue-crabs-and-blue-prints

Join us Friday, August 18th at 6:30pm at Dulany's Overlook for a relaxing evening of live music, food tastings from local restaurants and caterers, beverages from ...

chesapeakebay.noaa.gov/fish-facts/blue-crab

The blue crab's scientific name—Callinectes sapidus—translated from Latin means 'beautiful savory swimmer.' Blue crabs not only comprise the most valuable ...

www.chesapeakebay.net/discover/field-guide/entry/blue_crab

The blue crab is a swimming crustacean with bright blue claws and an olive green shell. It is one of the most recognizable species in the Chesapeake Bay.