Green Crab

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Green Crab

A formerly used slang term for $10 in Hong Kong, which referred to the green color of banknotes. These banknotes are no longer used. See also: Hong Kong dollar, Colorful crab.
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Sex identification of Carcinus maenas by analysis of carapace geometrical morphometry.
Differential effects of certain indolealkylamines on the melanophores of the crabs Uca pugilator and Carcinus maenas.
The recent invasion of the European green crab, Carcinus maenas (henceforth green crab), on the west coast of North America has provided a unique opportunity to quantify rigorously the impacts of a marine invasion on several trophic levels simultaneously.
A salt marsh predator-prey relationship: attack behavior of Carcinus maenas (L.
Experiments on predation by the shore crab Carcinus maenas L.
Although crab densities were not quantified, Carcinus maenas were commonly observed on the protected shores and were not seen on the wave-exposed shores during 3-4 yr of research at these sites.
ABSTRACT The physiology of ion regulation in the highly invasive European green crab Carcinus maenas has been widely studied, but mostly in constant salinity conditions, and not in context of their molt cycle-dependent sternite coloration.
Este metodo se ha utilizado para estudiar varias estructuras anatomicas en crustaceos, incluyendo el caparazon, en especies como Liocarcinus depuratus (Rufino, Abello, & Yule, 2004), Petrolisthes galathinus (Hiller, Kraus, Almon, & Werding, 2006), Agononida longipes, Munida flinti, Munidopsis riveroi (Bermudez, 2007), Carcinus maenas (Ledesma, van der Molen, & Baron, 2010; Silva, Alves, Paula, & Hawkins, 2010), Aegla marginata (Trevisan, Zanetti-Marochi, Costa, Santos, & Masunari, 2012), Cyrtograpsus affinis (Lezcano, Gonzalez-Jose, Spivak, & Dellatorre, 2012) y Cyrtograpsus angulatus (Idaszkin, Marquez, & Nocera, 2014), entre otros.
The present study evaluated maternal provisioning by analyzing fatty acid (FA) profiles in newly extruded embryos of Carcinus maenas.
Effects of the organophosphorous pesticide, dimethoate, on cardiac and acetylcholinesterase (AChE) activity in the shore crab Carcinus maenas.
The relative importance of habitat-specific settlement, predation and juvenile dispersal for distribution and abundance of young juvenile shore crabs Carcinus maenas L.