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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Seagrasses stabilize the sea bottom with their roots and rhizomes (underground stems) in much the same way that land grasses retard soil erosion.

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