defense mechanism

Look how scary the back of this crab looks! Anyone know what this is? Leave a comment, if you do. I found this one on the Gulf of Mexico at Yankeetown, Florida.

1 comment:

Sue said...

Is it a type of fiddler crab? I found a pic that might be similar. Go to http://pureflorida.blogspot.com/2006/09/fiddler-crabs.html