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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Like the adult form of most species in the family Portunidae, Callinectes sapidus is a capable swimmer, but the relative importance of swimming and walking in the initial phase of migration is not clear (Jivoff et al.
To characterize the morphology of first-stage blue crab zoeae, 21 gravid adult female blue crabs (Callinectes sapidus Rathbun.
We used a PCR-based cloning strategy (RT-PCR followed by 3'- and 5'-RACE) to clone a full-length cDNA encoding a putative sarco/endoplasmic reticulum Ca2+ ATPase (SERCA) protein from the Y-organs of the blue crab (Callinectes sapidus).
Species names are abbreviated at the left and represent Callinectes sapidus (HM594945.1), Scylla paramamosain (JQ681748.1), Portunus pelagicus (HM459854.1), Cherax destructor (EU18788.1), and Cherax quadricarinatus (DQ851163.1).
Furthermore, differences in flow characteristics have been shown to influence the orientation behavior of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus (Weissburg et al., 2002; Jackson et al., 2007).
semisulcatus were higher than in most shrimps and crabs belonging the other areas studied previously, such as Callinectes sapidus, Penaeus stiferus, Xiphopenaeus kroyeri, Macrophthalmus depressus, Cancer irroratus (Bu-Olayan and Subrahmanyam, 1998; Mantelatto et al., 1999; Vazquez et al., 2001; Chou et al., 2002; Pourang et al., 2005; Turkmen et al., 2006).
Researchers have also reported differences in concentrations of moisture, fat, ash, protein, and various volatile compounds in meats from different body parts of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus (Rathbun, 1896), and in the Southeast Asian crab, Charybdis feriatus (Linnaeus, 1758) [16-18].
With: Brian Jannelle Adrian Guillette, Arthur Smith, Asterias Vulgaris, Callinectes Sapidus, Christopher Swampstead, Cleona Celata, Clyde Lee, Declan Conneely, Fulmaris Glacialis, Gadus Morhua, Hippoglossus Hippoglossus, Homarus Americanus, Johnny Gatcombe, Larus Marinus, Larus Argentatus Smithonianus.
En la region zuliana (Lago de Maracaibo) se explota en forma artesanal la pesca del cangrejo azul (Callinectes sapidus para el 2003 de 10.901.948 Kg, el equivalente en BsF.