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Marine Life Photo Gallery

Phylum Arthropoda
Subphylum Crustacea
Decorator Crab -- Ala cornuta

A description of the Decorator Crab will be added soon.

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Decorator Crabs cover themselves with bits and pieces of anything ... shells, algae, etc. (Photo: John Gentile)

This is the same crab as the one to the right. (Photo: John Gentile)


This Decorator Crab is mostly covered with algae, making it very difficult to spot. (photo: John Gentile)




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