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Puget Sound Marine Monitoring

The best decisions are based on Sound information

For questions about the King County Puget Sound Marine Monitoring Program, please contact Kim Stark, Program Manager.

True Crabs

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Photo of Metacarcinus magister
Dungeness crab
Photo of Foliate Kelp Crab - Mimulus foliatus
Foliate kelp crab
Photo of Metacarcinus gracilis
Graceful crab
Photo of Oregonia gracilis
Graceful decorator crab
Photo of Cancer jordani
Hairy rock crab
Photo of Heart Crab - Phyllolithodes papillosis
Heart crab
Photo of Telmessus cheiragonus
Helmet crab
Photo of Pugettia producta
Northern kelp crab
Photo of Puget Sound King Crab - Lopholithodes mandtii
Puget sound king crab
Photo of Oregon Cancer Crab - Cancer oregonensis
Pygmy rock crab
Photo of Cancer productus
Red rock crab
Photo of Scaled Crab - Placetron wosnessenskii
Scaled crab
Photo of Larval Yellow Shore Crab - Hemigrapsus oregonensis
Yellow shore crab

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