Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Danielella
Family: Camptandriidae (Crustacea/Decapoda)
Taxon : Water invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
edwardsii
NOTES

A small flat crab with smooth eyestalks. Scuffles under the surface of the sand and feeds on fine particles of detritus.


AUTHORITY
(MacLeay, 1838)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
 


Colour
Notes: A sandy colour, often with alga growing on the carapace
Colour: Brown
Common Name
Sandflat crab
Crab
Habitat
NOTES: Swims around in shallow water and is common on the sandbanks at the drift
HABITAT NAME: River
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Cleistostoma edwardsii
Danielita edwardsii



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