Menippe adina

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Menippe adina

Gulf stone crabs, Menippe adina, live mainly along the northern and western coasts of the Gulf of Mexico.


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The bowfin, or mudfish, is a ‘living fossil’ and is the only freshwater fish with a gular bone, a bony plate on the exterior of the lower jaw between the two jawbones.

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