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Red Claw Crab Photos

This time it is not a shrimp, and it is even not a crayfish :) It’s a crab. It’s kind of freshwater creature, so I was keeping it for a while.

Scientific name of this red claw crab species is Perisesarma bidens. The crabs are quite wide-spread in Indo-Pacific region on sea shores and islands. They live in mangrove swamps where water is warm and semi-salty (brackish). At the same time, they can live quite long in freshwater and salt water.

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