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Grapsus grapsus (Sally Lightfoot crab)


Wikipedia Abstract

Grapsus grapsus is one of the most common crabs along the western coast of the Americas. It is known variously as, "red rock crab", "abuete negro", and along with crabs such as Percnon gibbesi as, "Sally Lightfoot".
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Prey / Diet

Spirobranchus giganteus (Christmas tree worm)[1]


Bodianus diplotaenia (Pacific hogfish)[2]
Cinclodes nigrofumosus (Chilean Seaside Cinclodes)[3]
Octopus briareus (Caribbean reef octopus)[4]
Octopus mimus[5]

External References


Attributes / relations provided by
1Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
2A test of the Menge-Sutherland model of community organization in a tropical rocky intertidal food web, Bruce A. Menge, Jane Lubchenco, Stephen D. Gaines, Linda R. Ashkenas, Oecologia (Berlin) (1986) 71: 75-89
3Terrestrial birds living on marine environments: does dietary composition of Cinclodes nigrofumosus (Passeriformes: Furnariidae) predict their osmotic load?, PABLO SABAT, JOSÉ M. FARIÑA & MAURICIO SOTO-GAMBOA, Revista Chilena de Historia Natural 76: 335-343, 2003
4CephBase - Cephalopod (Octopus, Squid, Cuttlefish and Nautilus) Database
5Feeding dynamics of Octopus mimus (Mollusca: Cephalopoda) in northern Chile waters, T. Cortez, B.G. Castro, A. Guerra, Marine Biology (1995) 123: 497-503
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Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2020-03-21; License: CC BY 4.0