Callinectes sapidus


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Synonyms for Callinectes sapidus

bluish edible crab of Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of North America

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Population dynamics and habitat partitioning by size, sex and molt stage of blue crabs Callinectes sapidus in a subestuary of central Chesapeake Bay.
9:45 PROJECT GLOBAL HEARTBEAT: ESTABLISHING BASELINE DATA FOR DETERMINING EFFECTS OF ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS ON HEART RATE IN THE BLUE CRAB CALLINECTES SAPIDUS
Fecundity and egg diameter of primiparous and multiparous blue crab Callinectes sapidus (Brachyura: Portunidae) in Mississippi waters.
Metabolism and accumulation of xenobiotics within hepatopancreas cells of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus.
Each section of the tank received one of three species of organisms with potential for site disturbance that were commonly seen at the transplant sites: thinstripe hermit crab Clibanarius vittatus, blue crab Callinectes sapidus, and pinfish Lagodon rhomboides.
Pre- and post-settlement factors as determinants of juvenile blue crab Callinectes sapidus abundance: results from the north-central Gulf of Mexico.
In Pine Island Sound, a maximum of perhaps 40 fishermen moved in and out of this fishery depending upon scallop abundance and the abundance of other harvestable species such as blue crabs, Callinectes sapidus.
We report here the results of experiments conducted in vitro to assess the possible roles of these key second messengers in cell signaling pathways for ecdysteroidogenesis in Y-organs of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus.
The present study was conducted to determine if embryo size, fecundity, and the biochemical composition (protein, carbohydrate, lipid, ash) of embryos and ovaries varied among populations of blue crab Callinectes sapidus Rathbun over its range in U.
Hematodinium perezi infections in adult and juvenile blue crabs Callinectes sapidus from coastal bays of Maryland and Virginia USA.
The blue crab, Callinectes sapidus, provides the most economically important fishery in North Carolina (NCDMF, 2004) but population trends have raised concerns among fishery managers.
2:45 GEOGRAPHIC VARIATION IN EGG DIAMETER AND FECUNDITY OF BLUE CRAB CALLINECTES SAPIDUS
Second terminal molt in an adult female blue crab, Callinectes sapidus Rathbun.