Fish Species Spider Crab

Spider Crab

Spider Crab
Binomial Name : Loxorhynchus grandis

Commonly known as the sheep crab or spider crab, is a species of crab in the family Epialtidae. It is the largest crab found on the California coast. The species was first described to science by William Stimpson in 1857.

Spider Crab Season Based on past Catch