Carcinus Maenas Linnaeus
A life female Green Crab hiding under a rock.
Common Name Green Crab, Cancer marinus sulcatus, Cancer maenas Linnaeus, Portunus maenas Leach and Carcinus maenas Leach.
Range From the Atlantic coasts of Europe and Northern Africa to Norway and the British isles south to Mauritania.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Carcinus Maenas Linnaeus, or just the "Green Crab", is a species of crab found around the world. It is said to grow up to be 6-10 cm in width.


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