Ghost crabs are semiterrestrial crabs of the subfamily Ocypodinae. They are
common shore crabs in tropical and subtropical regions throughout the world, ...
Also known as the sand crab, the Atlantic ghost crab is a sand-colored
crustacean with a distinct pair of white claws. Ghost crabs are active on coastal
Oct 4, 2011 ... I filmed these in Corolla on the Outer Banks, September 2011. Ghost crabs DO
Jul 4, 2014 ... AngelsGhosts.com We couldn't resist filming ghost crabs at night while visiting
Corolla, North Carolina (northern Outer Banks) in June 2014.
What Is a Ghost Crab? It is a type of crab of genus Ocypoda that can be seen
crawling along sandy shores in many parts of the US and Brazil. As expected, it is
Ghost crabs, also called Sand crabs, are so named because of their ability to
blend into the sandy beaches and dunes in which they live. Six strong legs are ...
Ghost crabs live in burrows along the sandy beaches of the Eastern United
States. The crabs can reach relatively large sizes of over 50 mm carapace width.
Ghost crabs are rather cute crustaceans which are difficult to spot because they
are sand-colored and somewhat diaphanuous. Their stalked black eyes give ...
Description Ocypode quadrata is a species of ghost crab, once described as an "
occult, secretive alien from the ancient depths of the sea". It is a common ...
Ghost crab (genus Ocypode), also called sand crab, any of approximately 20
species of shore crabs (order Decapoda of the class Crustacea). O. quadratus,