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.
Fiddler Crabs Sand Fiddler Crab (Uca pugnax), Marsh Fiddler Crab (Uca
pugilator), Mud Fiddler Crab (Uca minar). Color: Male fiddler crabs have one
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
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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Fiddler crabs are intertidal animals that live in mangrove forests, tidal creeks,
sandbars, ... Fiddlers feed by scraping the surface sediment up in their small
Information on fiddler crabs and how to keep them as pets, including setting up a
tank appropriate for fiddler crabs.