Cancer irroratus (common name the Atlantic rock crab or peekytoe crab) is a crab
in the genus Cancer. It is found from Labrador to South Carolina at depths up ...
Cancer irroratusAtlantic rock crab ... Cancer irroratus inhabit the Atlantic ocean,
and are extensively distributed along ... Biogeographic Regions; atlantic ocean.
Description Cancer irroratus, common name the Atlantic rock crab, or peekytoe
crab, is a crab in the genus Cancer. Other local names are Maine crab, bay crab,
Atlantic Rock Crab learn more about names for this taxon ... Cancer irroratus
inhabit the Atlantic ocean, and are extensively distributed along North America's
COMMON NAMES. C. borealis. Atlantic Dungeness crab; Jonah crab; White crab.
C. irroratus. Atlantic rock crab; Peekytoe; Purple crab; Red rock crab; Rock ...
Rock Crab (Cancer irroratus). Color: Shell is yellow to red orange with darker red
mottling on top; the underside is whitish to a cream yellow. Size: Up to 5 inches ...
Description, Distribution and Biology. Rock crab is one of the more prevalent
species inhabiting near shore regions of Atlantic. Canada. C. irroratus has a
Jan 1, 2014 ... Recently, the Atlantic rock crab (Cancer irroratus) was reported in Icelandic
waters, Eastern North Atlantic. This is the first record of this ...
“Maine crabmeat” comes from two species, "peekytoe" or rock crab, and ... deep (
1,000-2,000 feet) waters of the continental shelf and slope off the Atlantic coast.
Jun 4, 2015 ... pertains to the directed Jonah and Atlantic rock crab fisheries. Table of
Conservation Concerns and Overall Recommendations. Stock / Fishery.