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Crabs

Banded Clinging Crab

Mithraculus cinctimanus

 
(1: Prince Albert, Roatan / 2: La Ventana al Valle, Roatan)


Batwing Coral Crab

Carpilius corallinus

(1: Minagerheas, Roatan)


Channel Clinging Crab

Mithrax spinosissimus

       
(1: Gold Chain, Roatan / 2: Tulio's Reef, Roatan / 3: Mary's Place, Roatan / 4: CoCo View Wall, Roatan / 5: First Bight, Roatan / 6: Carib Point, Roatan / 7: Neverstain Bight, Roatan / 8: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


Coral Clinging Crab

Mithrax hispidus

 
(1-2: Newman's Wall, Roatan)


Neck Crab

Podochela (sp.)

  
(1: First Bight, Roatan / 2: Calvin's Crack, Roatan / 3: Mary's Place, Roatan)


Nimble Spray Crab

Percnon gibbesi

(1: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


Ocellate Swimming Crab

Achelous sebae

   
(1: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 2-4: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


Sand Dollar Pea Crab

Dissodactylus mellitae

 
(1-2: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


Tidal Spray Crab

Plagusia depressa

       
(1: Carib Point, Roatan / 2-8: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)


Wrinkled Pea Crab

Clypeasterophilus rugatus

  
(1-3: CoCo View Resort, Roatan)

These live on sand dollars.


Yellowline Arrow Crab

Stenorhynchus seticornis

       
(1: Minagerheas, Roatan / 2,4: Newman's Wall, Roatan / 3: Prince Albert, Roatan / 5: Gold Chain, Roatan / 6-8: CoCo View Wall, Roatan)