Bycatch: Common Spider Crab

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Bycatch: Common Spider Crab

The common spider crab, Libinia emarginata, is often attracted to our traps.


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FWC Facts:
The organism that causes red tide in Florida, Karenia brevis, owes its name to a state researcher of harmful algal blooms, Dr. Karen Steidinger.

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