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Hairy clinging crab
Mithrax pilosus
Rathburn, 1892

Hairy carapace and appendages reddish-brown.. The walking legs and the claw arms are set with numerous spines. Claws smooth.
Size: carapace up to 10 cm. wide.

Inhabits rocky areas and reefs.
Depth: ranges from 5 m down to 15 m.

Occasional to rare all throughout the Caribbean.

Hairy clinging crab (Mithrax pilosus)