Dungeness Crab Sightings

Order: Decapoda Family: Cancridae Genus: Metacarcinus Species: Metacarcinus magister

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Common Name: Dungeness Crab
Species: Metacarcinus magister
Record#: 3057
Date Sighted: 2013-07-04 #Seen: 1
User#: dreierj
Site Description: Protected waters in marina, probably 15 feet deep. Unsure of substrate.
Comment : Far more common than red rock crab, but generally much smaller. It appears this location is dominated by juveniles at this time of year.