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Species Metacarcinus magister - Dungeness Crab

Metacarcinus magister (Dana) - Metacarcinus magister - female Metacarcinus magister (Dana) - Metacarcinus magister - female Crab - Metacarcinus magister
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans)
Class Malacostraca (Malacostracans)
Superorder Eucarida (Eucarida (Crabs, Crayfish, Shrimp, etc.))
Order Decapoda (Crabs, Crayfishes, Lobsters, Prawns, and Shrimp)
Infraorder Brachyura (True Crabs)
Family Cancridae (Rock Crabs)
Genus Metacarcinus
Species magister (Dungeness Crab)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
= Cancer magister
Size
to 25 cm carapace width (Wikipedia)
Remarks
A popular seafood delicacy.