Illustration of an egg-bearing Callinectes sapidus (Blue Crab) female

Callinectes sapidus (Blue Crab) : egg-bearing female

Illustration of an egg-bearing Callinectes sapidus (Blue Crab) female

Crustacean Blue crab Arthropoda Crustacea Malacostraca Eumalacostraca Decapoda Pleocyemata Portunidae Callinectes C. sapides egg bearing female pregnant reproduction

Author(s)Chip Chenery
Author CompanyChesapeake Biological Laboratory
Date Created2004-01-01
AlbumFauna > Crustaceans
TypeSymbol
Project(s)Assateague Island National Seashore Climate Change
Assateague Island National Seashore Natural Resource Condition Assessment
Chesapeake Bay Program-UMCES partnership
Chesapeake Tributary Report Card Standardization
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Filesize120 kB (svg)   76 kB (png)
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LicenseAttribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-SA 4.0)
Required AttributionChip Chenery, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory (ian.umces.edu/media-library)