Menippe mercenaria

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Synonyms for Menippe mercenaria

large edible crab of the southern coast of the United States (particularly Florida)

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She took some Florida stone crab claws into the university materials science lab to test their strength.
Seasonal use of the estuary by larvae of the Florida stone crab was highly variable and inconsistent between years (Fig.
The esteemed Festival celebrates the opening of the Florida stone crab season with nationally acclaimed guest chefs preparing stone crab presented with an outstanding group of renowned vintners offering wines from around the world.
The Florida stone crab ranges from the East Coast, south into the peninsula and north to the Big Bend, while the Gulf version lives in the northern portions of the state.
Bycatch was dominated by blue crab (Callinectes sapidus) and Florida stone crab (Menippe mercenaria) and included 5 diamondback terrapin (Malaclemys terrapin) and 1 clapper rail (Rallus crepitans).
The commercial Florida stone crab fishery began during the early 1960s (Bert et al.
When it comes to shellfish, Florida stone crab claws can't be beat, scallops are heavenly when unmolested by an overzealous chef, Key West pink shrimp are sweet and fine, and those petite Florida spiny lobsters are underrated.
And for those who love crabs, The Whale's Rib has Dungeness, Alaskan King, Snow, and Fresh Florida Stone Crabs (seasonal).
Also oysters, littleneck clams, dungeness and Florida stone crabs, king crab legs, shrimp, mussels, ceviche, even prime rib.
Seasonal dishes include fresh Alaska Red King Crab Legs, Nantucket Bay Scallops, Copper River Salmon, Florida Stone Crabs and Jumbo Fresh Soft Shell Crabs.
95) is new at the home of Florida stone crabs, the Buggy Whip, 7420 La Tijera Blvd.
95, under 3 free) includes all the champagne, sodas, coffee, iced tea or hot tea you can drink and a variety of foods at different stations that include breakfast items like eggs Benedict or omelets to order, prime rib carved to order, lobster Newburg, baby lobsters, seafood paella, pastas, salads, lox, smoked whitefish, oysters, shrimp, mussels, Florida stone crabs, Dungeness crabs, littleneck clams, ceviche, pie, cake, mousse and creme brulee.
I owe my superb physique to a diet of cigars, Dom Perignon champagne, lobster and Florida stone crabs - Racing pundit John McCririck
Bush was wagering Gatorade, Florida stone crabs, lobsters and key lime pie.
From Florida Stone Crabs to Bruschetta toppings for meats or breads, this is filled with enticing dishes classy enough for entertaining and simple enough for the non-cooking male to easily navigate.
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