Hyas araneus

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Hyas araneusHyas araneus
(Great spider crab)

Scientific name: Hyas araneus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Popular names: Great spider crab
Danish name: Sandkrabbe

Family: Oregoniidae

Distribution: North Atlantic Ocean
Capture sites: David Strait and North Sea

Depth:  0 - 350 m (demersal)
Max. size: ?