any small, burrowing crab of the genus Uca, characterized by one greatly enlarged claw in the male.
A fiddler crab, sometimes known as a calling crab, may be any of approximately
100 species of semi-terrestrial marine crabs which make up the genus Uca.
Fiddler crabs are small crustaceans with a distinctive enlarged claw. They live on
beaches, mud flats and marshes throughout the Chesapeake Bay.
Information on fiddler crabs and how to keep them as pets, including setting up a
tank appropriate for fiddler crabs.
Since there are about 12 million fiddler crabs dieing every day because of
uneducated owners, i decided to make this instructable Most of the problem is
Fiddler Crabs Sand Fiddler Crab (Uca pugnax), Marsh Fiddler Crab (Uca
pugilator), Mud Fiddler Crab (Uca minar). Color: Male fiddler crabs have one
Much information on these crabs, their classification, systematics, phylogeny,
morphology, life cycle and range.
West Meadow Wonderland. FIDDLER CRABS. Fiddler crabs are-fast running
crabs that spend a great deal of their time in air, although they must keep their
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Males in the Wild: Male fiddler crabs dig deep burrows in the mud. When the tide
approaches (twice a day), they pull a lid over their burrow and retreat into the ...