What is the group name of Blue Crab?
You need to be more specific in what type of blue crab you are referring to. There are at least three different species of crab commonly known as blue crab. Atlantic Blue Crab (Callinectes sapidus) Blue Crab (Portunus pelgaicus) Japanese Blue Crab (Portunus trituberculatus) ...
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What is another name for a blue crab?
The blue crab is a general term that refers to four different species that share similarities: The blue king crab (Paralithodes platypus) The blue swimmer crab (Portunus pelagicus) The Japanese blue crab (Portunus trituberculatus) The Chesapeake/Atlantic blue crab (Callinectes sapidus) The Japanese blue crab and the blue swimmer crab are the only two that are within the same genus....
How much does a blue whale weigh?
A blue whale can weigh as much as 200 short tons (400,000 lbs). An adult blue whale can weigh up to around 180 metric tons (400,000lbs). A blue whale calve can weigh up to 2.7 metric tons (almost 6000lbs) ...