A crab that inhabits the seashore and shallow waters.
- Several species, in particular the dark green common shore crab (Carcinus maenas, family Carcinidae) of Europe.
- This one moved with startling speed to capture a shore crab that was walking across the stone wall of a slipway.
- The shore crab is not alone on and in the vicinity of European shores.
- Common lobsters, edible crabs, velvet swimming crabs, shore crabs and hermit crabs were common.
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Syllabification: shore crab
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