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Old 05-10-2009, 05:37 PM   #1
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Apron of a crab - advice?

that's "apron"
ay advice.....
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Old 05-10-2009, 05:57 PM   #2
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Discard it.......
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Old 05-10-2009, 05:59 PM   #3
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thx! i cut it with shears, what is it, tho?
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Ah...part of the shell...underneath..bottom of the crab...it opens and closes for reproduction purposes.
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I don't know what it does, but I know you can tell the crab's sex from the shape. Maybe it is for some kind of protection .

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The photo is of a male.....
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Old 05-10-2009, 06:35 PM   #7
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thnaks so much. oops on my op. my keyboard wasn't working, so i traded jake for tonite. thanks again, now i get it!!
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