Animal: blue crab
By: Cort
#MrsK #OUESoceanresearch1415

Appearance of the Animal:

Coastal Lagoons

This animal's habitat:

This animal lives in the ocean.

Where in the world does this animal live?

The Gulf of Mexico

What is this animal's prey?

Anything it can get it's hands on

Who or what are this animal's predators?

Other crabs, eels,bass,sandbar,Sharks,cownose Rays,trout.

An interesting fact about this animal:

Got it's name from its blue claws

Another interesting fact about this animal:

Some can reach nine inches in shell width

Another interesting fact about this animal:

They only have babies once in there lifetime