pine crab

noun

Definition of pine crab

: a small green grapsoid crab (Metapaulias depressus) living in water accumulating at the leaf base of the broad-leaved pine in Jamaica

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“Pine crab.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pine%20crab. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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