Up for Crabs!

April 2010
Scholastic News -- Edition 3;4/5/2010, Vol. 66 Issue 20, p3
The article offers information on the strawberry crab.


Related Articles

  • Crab numbers low.  // Oregon Business Magazine;Feb2008, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p17 

    The article reports on the catch numbers of crabs in Astoria, Oregon in January 2008. Fishermen have pulled in 7.7 million pounds of crab. This is a low number compared with previous years, but better following the massive storms in December 2007. Crab catch numbers are expected to peak in...

  • Hermit crabs, humans and crowded house markets. Barnes, David K.A. // Biologist;Dec2002, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p270 

    Discusses the complex and dynamic interrelationship between hermit crabs, humans and the coastal environment. Principal sources from which hermit crabs obtain a protective home; Details on the concept of niche space in hermit crab species; Information on crowded house markets; Interactions of...

  • New record of Lithodidae (Crustacea Decapoda, Anomura) from the Antarctic (Bellingshausen Sea). García Raso, J. E.; Manjón-Cabeza, M.; Ramos, A.; Olaso, I. // Polar Biology;Aug2005, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p642 

    During the Bentart-2003 Cruise, carried out during austral summer 2003 in the Bellingshausen Sea, three species of Lithodidae, Paralomis birsteini, Lithodes murrayi and Neolithodes capensis, were caught from 218 m to 1947 m. With these captures the presence of L. murrayi in Peter I Island is...

  • CRABBY FACTS. Denham, Bish // Spider;Aug2006, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p25 

    The article presents information on some facts related to hermit crabs.

  • Caring for Land Hermit Crabs. Pyle, Cynthia // Investigating: Australian Primary & Junior Science Journal;Winter2003, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p33 

    Focuses on ways of caring for hermit crabs. Habitat; Temperature; Humidity; Water supply; Food and handling.

  • First Record of "pebble crab" Leucosia signata Paulson, 1875 in Sea of Marmara. ARTÜZ, M. Levent // Journal of Applied Biological Sciences;Sep2007, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p107 

    One specimen of Leucosia signata Paulson, 1875 (CL-2.1cm.) was obtained by diving on 22 January 2006 at a depth of 12 m. in west part Sea of Marmara. Leucosia signata is reported in this study as the first record for Sea of Marmara.

  • Biomarker responses in the crab Carcinus aestuarii to assess environmental pollution in the Lagoon of Venice (Italy). Locatello, Lisa; Matozzo, Valerio; Marin, Maria Gabriella // Ecotoxicology;Oct2009, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p869 

    In the present study, three biomarkers, acetylcholinesterase (AChE) activity, vitellogenin (Vg)-like proteins, and ethoxyresorufin O-deethylase (EROD) activity, were evaluated in male Carcinus aestuarii crabs collected from four sites in the Lagoon of Venice, two in the northern lagoon area and...

  • Feeling Crabby? Brennan, Linda Crotta // Children's Digest;May/Jun2008, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p22 

    A quiz about crabs is presented.

  • Community impacts of two invasive crabs: the interactive roles of density, prey recruitment, and indirect effects. James Byers // Biological Invasions;Apr2009, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p927 

    Abstract  Assessing the implications of species invasion for native communities requires determining whether effects of invaders are novel, or are redundant with effects of species that are already present. Using a pair of field experiments conducted over two successive years, we examined...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics