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Where can you find giant Blue Crabs?

A crab pickin’ mug to the first reader* that can identify where this blue crab (Calinectes sapidus) came from:

40ml falcon tube and hand shown for scale.

~Southern Fried Scientist

*Post answers in comments. Authors of Deep Sea News and Southern Fried Science Network not eligible. Contest ends 9:00 AM August 19, 2010.


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