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Photo#1628720
ghost crab - Ocypode quadrata

ghost crab - Ocypode quadrata
Cape May, Cape May County, New Jersey, USA
August 30, 2018
Present in immense numbers at night, from .5 in. to at least 4-5 inches. Difficult to photograph given their skittishness and also sandy and dark conditions... one of the larger ones put its claw right through my fingernail - that took months to heal fully!