River crab

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(Zool.) any species of fresh-water crabs of the genus Thelphusa, as Thelphusa depressa of Southern Europe.

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Enjoy traditional cuisine such as sliced beef tenderloin, star fruit and Go Cong style river crab.
5 RMB/kg last month and the price of river crab is 0.
Silver, bighead, black, grass, common and crucian carp predominate, but you'll find alongside them bream, Reeve's shad, eel, toad catfish, whitebait, mullet, perch, tilapia, roach, rainbow trout, silver salmon, paddle fish, pike and sturgeon, along with freshwater shrimp, river crabs, mussels, clams, snails and edible aquatic plants like lotus and water chestnuts.
In conjunction with this original work, he hosted a feast of ten thousand river crabs at his studio in Shanghai, which was slated to be destroyed several days later by the Chinese authorities.
Communities that are known to catch and eat river crabs in KZN could be at risk if they do not cook them adequately.
Eat arrowroot, fish, river crabs and crayfish," she says.