Species: Uca forcipata
Native origin: Indonesia
Common name: Fiddler crab, sometimes known as a calling crab
Interesting Trait: small crustacean with a distinctive enlarged claw
Frame size: 5″ square
Frame Color: black
Wood Frame: Finest Handmade Museum Quality Sealed Shadowbox Display.
Glass: 99% UV Blocking Museum Grade Conservation Glass to Prevent Bat From Ever Fading.
Background: Name & Origin Printed on Old World Style Parchment Backing.
Materials: Archival & Acid Free materials. Picture Hanger Included.
Description: Fiddler crabs are sometimes known as calling crabs. Males major claws are distinctly larger than their minor claws. They wave their major claw as a form of courtship. Females choose their mates based on the size of the claw and quality of the wave display. Female have smaller equal sized claws.