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Updated 12/16/2013

Family Portunidae

HAWAII

Thalamita coerulipes

Kapoho Point, Kailua, Oahu, 1 foot

 

GREEN SWIMMING CRAB

Locally common on shallow sandy reefs.  Carapace olive green with brown and white dashes.  Attains carapace width of 1 inch.  Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.