blue crab

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Synonyms for blue crab

bluish edible crab of Atlantic and Gulf Coasts of North America

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Concurrent signals and behavioral plasticity in blue crab (Callinectes sapidus Rathbun) courtship.
Morphological characteristics of early life history stages of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus Rathbun, from the northern Gulf of Mexico with a comparison of studies from the Atlantic seaboard.
Growth and reproduction biology of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus Rathbun, 1896, in the Beymelek Lagoon (Southwestern Coast of Turkey).
Width/length-weight relationships of the blue crab (Callinectes sapidus Rathbun 1896) population living in Beymelek lagoon lake.
Agonistic behavior of the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus Rathbun. Behaviour 50:232-253.
Differences in prey capture behavior in populations of blue crab (Callinectes sapidus Rathbun) from contaminated and clean estuaries of New Jersey.
Determining movement patterns and habitat use of blue crabs (Callinectes sapidus Rathbun) in a Georgia saltmarsh estuary with the use of ultrasonic telemetry and a geographic information system (GIS).
Among the species of the genus Callinectes, the blue crab (Callinectes sapidus Rathbun 1986) is the most economically important in the Western Atlantic, especially in North America, with a rich literature available for the United States of America and Mexico (Millikin & Williams 1984, Prager et al.
A contribution to the biology of the blue crab (Callinectes sapidus Rathbun) in Texas, with a description of the fishery.
An application of the allometry equation to the study of growth in Callinectes sapidus Rathbun. Am.
Synopsis of biological data on the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus Rathbun. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NOAA Technical Report National Marine Fisheries 1, FAO Fisheries Synopsis Number 138.