Definition, synonyms and picture of nécora


noun nécora

Translation: velvet crab

Definition of nécora in Spanish

Cangrejo de agua salada, de caparazón pentagonal marrón cubierto de vello y pequeños bultos, pinzas grandes y patas traseras adaptadas para la natación, que habita en zonas rocosas cerca de la costa.

Synonyms of nécora in Spanish


Definition of nécora in English

Saltwater crab with large pinchers, back legs that are adapted for swimming, and a brown, pentagonal carapace that is covered in short hairs and small bumps, which lives in rocky coastal areas.

Synonyms of nécora in English

velvet crab

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