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(Zool.) any species of crab used as food, esp. the American blue crab (Callinectes hastatus). See Crab.

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50], the MLS of edible crab Cancer pagurus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Brachyura: Cancridae) is recommended at 140 mm CW for both sexes along the strait of Skagerrak and Kattegat (Ungfors 2007) but 130 mm between the River Tyne and North East Lincolnshire in the United Kingdom (Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority 2015).
Accumulation of elements (S, As, Br, Sr, Cd, Hg, Pb) in two populations of Cancer pagurus, ecological implications to human consumption.
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Localidad Especies Al Bahia Caldera, Chile * Cancer polyodon 7183,1 [+ or -] 2655,6 Bahia Calderilla, Chile * Cancer polyodon 2727,2 [+ or -] 425,1 Bahia Inglesa, Chile * Cancer polyodon 6934,0 [+ or -] 1449,4 Bahia Salada, Chile * Cancer polyodon 9976,9 [+ or -] 2315,3 Bahia San Vicente, Chile Cancer coronatus - Bahia San Antonio, Chasmagnatus - Argentina granulata Mar de Barents, Rusia Gammarus - oceanicus Bahia Huarmey, Peru Cancer polyodon - Costa de Escocia Cancer pagurus - Estuario Mahanadi, India Scylla serrata - Canal Ingles, Inglaterra Cancer pagurus - Nivel Tolerancia, European - Union Nivel Tolerancia, USFDA - Limite max.
The 10-inch crab - nicknamed Buster - is similar in shape to Britain's native species, the edible crab, or cancer pagurus.
Here, the impact of claw loss, by two methods of claw removal, is examined during competition between males for access to females in the crab Cancer pagurus.
Changes in oxygen consumption, heart rate and ventilation accompanying starvation in the decapod crustacean Cancer pagurus.
1974 The effects of pot immersion time on catches of crabs, Cancer pagurus L.
High variability in both molt increment and molt frequency was also observed in Cancer pagurus (Bennett 1974).
In the spider crab Libinia emarginata and the edible crab Cancer pagurus, increased levels of MF synthesis in the mandibular organs (Laufer et al.
Days from original deployment 1 4 12 Number of pots fishing Species Common name 12 12 12 Maja squinado spider crab 15 3 9 Cancer pagurus brown crab 3 5 5 Necora puber velvet swimming crab 1 0 1 Homarus gammarus lobster 2 1 1 Labrus bergylta ballan wrasse 0 0 0 Ballistes carolinensis triggerfish 0 0 0 Scyliorhinus canicula lesser-spotted dogfish 0 0 0 Days from original deployment 27 40 69 88 101 125 Number of pots fishing Common name 12 12 12 12 9 9 spider crab 10 6 7 3 2 0 brown crab 3 3 9 4 0 3 velvet swimming crab 0 0 0 0 2 2 lobster 0 0 0 0 0 1 ballan wrasse 1 0 0 2 0 1 triggerfish 0 0 0 1 0 0 lesser-spotted dogfish 0 0 0 1 0 0 Days from original deployment 270 333 369 Number of pots fishing Mean catch Common name 9 6 6 per pot per year spider crab 1 8 6 7.

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