Slender Crab aka Graceful Crab

Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans) — Order Decapoda Crabs — Family Cancridae (Cancer Crabs) — Genus Cancer Species: Cancer gracilis (Dana, 1852). (Alternate Metacarcinus gracilis). Alternate Name: Graceful rock crab. Identification: The slender crab has a very broad and oval-shaped shell with dull tooth-like protrusions toward the…