mangrove crab

noun

Definition of mangrove crab

: any of numerous usually small active tropical American crabs (family Grapsidae) that live in mangrove swamps climbing about the trees and sometimes feeding on their leaves

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“Mangrove crab.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mangrove%20crab. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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