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Uta Forcipata

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Fiddler crabs are sometimes known as calling crabs.  Males major claws are distinctly larger than their minor claws. They wave their major claw as a form of courtship. Females choose their mates based on the size of the claw and quality of the wave display. Female have smaller equal sized claws.

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Product Description

Species: Uta forcipata
Native origin:
Indonesia
Common name:
Fiddler crab, sometimes known as a calling crab
Interesting Trait:
  small crustacean with a distinctive enlarged claw
Frame size: 
5″ square
Frame Color:
black
Wood Frame:
Finest Handmade Museum Quality Sealed Shadowbox Display.
Glass:
99% UV Blocking Museum Grade Conservation Glass to Prevent Bat From Ever Fading.
Background: Name & Origin Printed on Old World Style Parchment Backing.
Materials:
Archival & Acid Free materials. Picture Hanger Included.
Description:
Fiddler crabs are sometimes known as calling crabs.  Males major claws are distinctly larger than their minor claws. They wave their major claw as a form of courtship. Females choose their mates based on the size of the claw and quality of the wave display. Female have smaller equal sized claws.

 

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