It was a great horseshoe crab--the first one I had ever seen.
It and the crab are FIG.
- Gastric Teeth of Crab and Lobster.
polyphemus) is common on the coasts of the United States, and is known as the king-crab or horse-shoe crab.
- For the present, as of old, the true Brachyura are divided into four tribes: Cyclometopa, with arched front as in the common eatable crab; Catometopa, with front bent down as in the land-crabs and the little oyster-crab; Oxyrhyncha, with sharpened beak-like front as in the various spider-crabs; Oxystomata, including the Raninida, and named not from the character of the front but from that of the buccal frame which is usually narrowed forwards.
From a careful series of experiments made in the Horticultural Society's Garden at Chiswick, it was found that where the soil is loamy, or light and slightly enriched with decayed vegetable matter, the apple succeeds best on the doucin stock, and the pear on the quince; and where it is chalky it is preferable to graft the apple on the crab, and the pear on the wild pear.
Certain waterfleas (Cladocera) fall short of one-hundredth of an inch in total length; the giant Japanese crab (Macrocheira) can span over Io ft.
Milne Edwards has identified ten species which occur in Australian seas also, and Rein mentions, as belonging to the same category, the helmet-crab or horse-shoe crab (kabuto-gani, Limulus longispina I-Ioeven).
The herring, cod, lobster and crab fisheries are prosecuted.
Important expeditions were those of P. van der Crab, J.
He took corporeal shape as a huge crab that lay floating, face upwards, upon the waters.
This latter route began at Inglis's Ferry, on the New river, in what is now West Virginia, and proceeded west by south to the Cumberland Gap. The " Wilderness Road," as marked by Daniel Boone in 1775, was a mere trail, running from the Watauga settlement in east Tennessee to the Cumberland Gap, and thence by way of what are now Crab Orchard, Danville and Bardstown, to the Falls of the Ohio, and was passable only for men and horses until 1795, when the state made it a wagon road.
Reptiles - snakes, lizards and chameleons, crocodiles, turtles and an enormous variant of the edible Indian crab - are numerous; butterflies and insects, the latter very troublesome, have not yet been systematically collected.
- Red Clay Vessel, in the form of a demon shaped like a crab upon a mussel.
The crab and salmon cakes are also popular starters.
Choose from beef, veal, pork, chicken, salmon, tuna, lobster and crab.
Known for their signature crab cakes to juicy burgers, this restaurant is perfect for a comfortable dinner with the kids.
At lunchtime or dinner, appetizers include a hummus plate, super lump crab cake and a freshly homemade soup of the day.
4), or, finally, the penultimate segment may be produced into a thumb-like process opposed to the movable terminal segment or finger, forming a perfect chela or forceps, as, for instance, in the large claws of a crab or lobster.
These spaces make up the apparent body-cavity, the ta, Stomach of common crab, true body-cavity or coelom having Cancer pagurus, laid open, been, for the most part, obliter showing b, b, b, some of the ated by the great expansion of calcareous plates inserted in the blood-containing spaces.
One of the commonest living creatures is a monstrous crab which lives on the coco-nuts; and in some places also there are great colonies of the pomegranate crab.
The forward motion is given by a chain winding upon a crab placed in front, by which it is hauled slowly forward.
A, Group of Peltogaster socialis on the abdomen of a small hermitcrab; in one of them the fasciculately ramified roots, r, in the liver of the crab are shown (Fritz Muller).
- Side view of Crab, the abdomen extended and carrying a mass of eggs beneath it; e, eggs.
Sometimes the one partner affords the other merely a convenient means of transport, as in the case of the barnacles which grow on, or of the gulf-weed crab which clings to, the carapace of marine turtles.
A few crab claws also came from the midden.
Popular dishes include lobster enchiladas and lump crab nachos.
Begin your evening with a sampler platter appetizer, which includes "phyllo beggar's purses stuffed with duck confit," trout ravioli, spiced shrimp and garlic crab claws.
If you are looking for some fresh seafood, there are several menu items, including pan-fried oysters, prawns, crab cakes, grilled swordfish and parmesan crusted halibut.
Nightly lunch and dinner specials vary, with items such as crab legs, lobster ravioli, grilled pork, smoked salmon, plus vegetarian options such as omelets and fresh mozzarella with tomato and onions.
Tasty seafood offerings include crab wonton and skewered shrimp.
Appetizers include seafood choices like crispy calamari with chilies, tuna and crab cakes.
The smaller dinner menu offers more traditional choices, from stuffed shells to crab cakes.
Start with curried mussels, curry crab cakes or samosas stuffed with your choice of vegetable, chicken or beef.
Appetizers include oysters baked or raw, jumbo jump crab meat cocktail, and fried calamari.
From crab cakes to savory turkey meatloaf, the menu features both vegetarian and traditional offerings to appeal to appetites big and small.
Have your oysters raw, boiled, chargrilled or fried, along with shrimp, crab claws, catfish and crawfish.
The menu offers a variety of appetizers like coconut shrimp, crab cakes, quesadillas and beef nachos, as well as sandwiches, burgers and salads.
Traditional surf-and-turf favorites like braised pork shoulder and crab cakes are available as well.
Seafood specialties line the menu and you can pick your own lobster or crab right out of the tank.
The main menu features a variety of salads, sandwiches, grilled flatbread pizzas, grilled seafood and steak and other entrees, including rotisserie chicken, beef, trout, crab cakes and ravioli.
The lunch and dinner menu changes with the seasons, generally offering soup, salad, small plate and entrée selections, such as beet penne, salmon, crab cakes, lobster, duck, steak, and a burger.
Menu choices include seafood (crab cakes, salmon), chops, ribs, chicken, pasta and a number of salads.
Starters include chicken rolls, chicken lettuce wraps and crab rangoon chopstix.
9) consists of a steel braced tower, on which revolves a large horizontal double cantilever; the forward part of this cantilever or jib carries the lifting crab, and the jib is extended backwards in order to form a support for the machinery and counter-balance.
running wheels which enable the end carriages to travel on the longitudinal gantry girders or runway, and the crab or jenny, which carries the hoisting mechanism, and moves across the span on FIG.
51) are those of a terrestrial Arthropod, such as a beetle; whilst those of the Silurian scorpion are the legs of an aquatic Arthropod, such as a crab or lobster.
Japanese rivers and lakes are the habitation of severalseven or eightspecies of freshwater crab (kani), which live in holes on the shore and emerge in the day-time, often moving to considerable distances from their homes.
of Lexington), Harrodsburg, Crab Orchard in Lincoln county (about 115 m.
When the cross traverse motion of a traveller crab is suppressed, and the longitudinal travelling motion is increased in importance we come to a type of crane, the use of which is rapidly increasing; it goes by the name of " transporter."
They are of two kinds: (I) those in which the motive power and lifting gear are self-contained on the crab; and (2) those in which the motive power is placed in a fixed position.
The males are usually more brilliantly coloured than the females, and guard the eggs, which are often placed in a sort of nest made of the shell of some bivalve or of the carapace of a crab, with the convexity turned upwards and FIG.
In art, Oceanus was represented as an old man of noble presence and benevolent expression, with the horns of an ox and sometimes crab's claws on his head.
245 sqq., 255 sqq.; Brockelmann, Geschichte der crab.
and include Culebra or Snake Island, and Vieques or Crab Island.
You could do the same with crab apples, passing the juice through muslin a few times in order to get a clear liquid.
The crab nebula is the remnant of a supernova that was observed by Chinese astronomers in 1054.
Place more avocado on top of the crab and finish with another layer of tomatoes, compressing the layers as you go.
Fishing the hollows scoured out by the rough seas at low tide produces superb bags of quality cod to lugworm and peeler crab baits.
My partner opted for the seafood and crab bisque with tarragon wontons.
blue crabmer menu includes lots of seafood, such as the blue swimmer crab with pink grapefruit and avocado (A$19/£8 ).
This reserve is noted for its creeping willow while other trees include purging buckthorn, birch and crab apple.
This shell-like part of a crab's armor is called the carapace.
Local seafood stars in the Bracadale crab tortellini, Sconser king scallop ceviche and Skye smoked haddock carpaccio.
Eating a freshly picked crab salad on the beach with a glass of chilled Chablis is one of the great pleasures in life.
citron trees and then crab apples and afterward limes and lemons.
claws of a crab.
Other species will include coalfish, eels and pouting with peeler crab, mussel and lugworm the top baits.
This is a superb summer mark that will give up good numbers of red codling to fresh peeler crab baits.
Cassini - Nasa Saturn lies in the faint constellation of Cancer, the Crab, close to the Beehive Cluster.
Crab Lane The road from London Road to Sun Street, possibilities Shaped like a crabs claw, crab Lane The road from London Road to Sun Street, possibilities Shaped like a crabs claw, Crab Apple trees grew there.
Over North Beach way we asked the chef of a little restaurant how he cooked crab.
Some believe that spider crab inhibit edible crab from entering the pots.
grumpy crab: Waiting for a bus, of course!
The most successful baits are black lugworm in a cocktail with frozen crab or razorfish.
The largest crab on record was a Japanese giant spider crab, which weighed 18 kilograms.
When's the best time to eat fresh crab?
crab apples are ideal specimen trees for small gardens.
crab meat and the sherry.
crab salad or serve chilled on its own.
The top bait without doubt is peeler crab, be it fresh or frozen.
The burrow was artificially created by poking a stick in the sand to the average depth of a male fiddler crab burrow.
You are all familiar with Limulus, the horseshoe crab, a kind of living fossil.
Apples have been eaten since prehistoric times, when only wild crab apples existed.
At Rosemoor are collections of Cornus and Ilex, while Hyde Hall holds the collections of Malus (ornamental crab apple) and Viburnum.
crab apple tree, one female pheasant at the feeder.
crab apple jelly.
All the greens were rebuilt with Tifdwarf Bermuda grass and the fairways resurfaced with Bermuda grass removing all the existing crab grass and weeds.
CookÃ¢s Notes: You can use crab other than the Selsey but do choose only the best, freshest crabmeat.
Mix the crab meat with chopped cucumber, tomato, fresh red chillies and coriander.
These are generally deciduous trees such as crab apple, lime and willow.
decorator crab acts like soldiers by covering its body with objects from the seabed.
deep-fryd by the surroundings I tucked into a starter of deep-fried crab claws served with chili sauce.
Crab, Chili and Papaya Buy white crab meat at the supermarket deli counter.
The spreading branches of the wild crab apple often have a slightly drooping habit.
edible crab from entering the pots.
In contrast, freshwater eel are targeted by casting small peeler crab baits 100 yards or more into the main channel.
There were also empty crab skins (called exoskeletons) that had been shed as the crabs grow.
fiddler crab burrow.
Mudballing behavior in the European fiddler crab Issue 13.
The tiny harbor is now used by a local crab fisherman.
Top bait is peeler crab on a three-hook flapper rig armed with size 1 hooks.
They include lime, flowering crab and Himalayan Birch and a 5.5 meter high Christmas tree.
fried plantains, or a pattie, a crab salad, or Guinness punch?
Verjuice is the sour (green) juice extracted from crab apples or unripe grapes.
I followed this with a brace of lightly grilled seabass in a delicate crab sauce (£ 12.50) topped with sun-dried tomato.
The key to catching your share of fish is to use big helpings of fresh peeler crab or jelly softies.
Came across a hermit Crab - well a rather crabby old hermit, believed last seen out in public twelve years ago.
The calcareous tube worm Serpula vermicularis forms twisting masses of tubes on the shell occupied by the hermit crab.
This is the largest British hermit crab, reaching a size of around 15 centimeters across the legs.
Sharing A Shell (audio book) Written by: Julia Donaldson Illustrated by: The tiny hermit crab loves his new shell.
hornet crab apples.
horseshoe crab, a kind of living fossil.
For the big yellow mass of quivering bleary cross eyed blubber bulged from the crab pot in a manner totally inhuman.
king crab legs and excellent smoked lobster are imitated around the nation.
Serve the crab salad on a bed of shredded lettuce.
then liquidize along with the crab meat until smooth.
Starters take in grilled lobster with mint and coriander and mango sauce and scallops, crab claws and mussels in Goan vindaloo dressing.
In shape it is rather squat, hence the common name, crab louse.
Some crab eating macaques were brought in from Shamrock, which I was later able to demonstrate against and see closed.
Dinner began with Shimoni oysters, served raw with lemon, followed by a vast crab, recently wrestled from a nearby mangrove swamp.
midden area was located consisting of lots of crab and bird remains but only small quantities of fish bone.
moulte a crab, it went through several molts in its lifetime.
The crab nebula is the brightest supernova remnant in the sky.
One shot could be of a small nudibranch, the next of an edible crab.
paternoster rig baited with rag or crab is the best way to approach this spot.
A simple two or three hook paternoster rig baited with rag or crab is the best way to approach this spot.
peeler crab traps.
peeler crab baits.
Children will love feeding the pelican with the beautifully made plush sea creatures including a shrimp, octopus, crab and fish.
After I had taken all my tank shots I found loads of marine life including pipefish, crab and lobsters inhabiting the wreck.
Who does not like fried plantains, or a pattie, a crab salad, or Guinness punch?
pokee burrow was artificially created by poking a stick in the sand to the average depth of a male fiddler crab burrow.
predominant species was this little crab called the Trilobite.
For entrÃ©e you simply must try the open crab ravioli.
red wormrring strip, sand-eels, sardine, peeler crab and red rag worm for best results.
The Crab Nebula is an example of a supernova remnant.
rig baited with rag or crab is the best way to approach this spot.
We both started with seafood: I had the special Whitby crab and prawn spicy salad and my partner had the Shetland mussels.
Fish too is carefully procured and steamed sea bass with crab, rocket and a chili salsa was judged a beautifully balanced combination.
We recommend the soft shell crab tempura, Chilean sea bass with black bean, any kind of sashimi and the spider rolls.
sidle heÃ¢s sidling round the room, walking like a crab.
Nowadays, because we are used to high levels of sugar in our food, the crab apple tastes really sour.
A guide to the food trends of 2006 Published: 14 January 2006 Haven't heard of crab empanadas or Korean steak tartare?
It was the brightest supernova visible from Earth since the 1054 observation of the birth of the Crab.
tagliatelle with a crab sauce (17.50 ).
Menu S: Cornish crab cake; goat's cheese tartlet.
Guests dined on soft shell crab and beef tenderloin followed by chocolate falling cake on the terrace overlooking the famous fountains.
Clinton Downes from the Guernsey Fishermen's Trading Company told me that another crab potter caught 4 triggerfish earlier in the week.
twigs of the crab apple tree.
velvet crab Fishery The smaller inshore boats target velvet crabs.
wasabi paste, place the crab and avocado on top and roll into a cylinder.
When the loads are heavy the above mechanisms are supplemented by systems of purchase blocks suspended from the jib or the traveller crab; and in barrel cranes trains of rotating gearing are interposed between the motor, or manual handle, and the barrel (fig.
Besides the motions of lifting and revolving, there is provided a so-called " racking " motion, by which the lifting crab, with the load suspended, can be moved in and out along the j ib without altering the level of the load.
The retro grade movement of a crab typified, by an easy association of ideas, the retreat of the sun from his farthest northern excursion, and Cancer was constituted the sign of the Leo.
Modern research has discovered no crab to surpass Macrocheira hampferi, De Haan, that can span between three and four yards with the tips of its toes, but at the other end of the scale it has yielded Collodes malabaricus, Alcock, "of which the carapace, in an adult and egg-laden female, is less than one-sixth of an inch in its greatest diameter."
Use herring strip, sand-eels, sardine, peeler crab and red rag worm for best results.
Leanne 's winning menu was a North Sea cod and Cromer crab torte with tarragon, tomato and purple shallot butter sauce.
Now heÃ¢s sidling round the room, walking like a crab.
A guide to the food trends of 2006 Published: 14 January 2006 Have n't heard of crab empanadas or Korean steak tartare?
For our main courses, we tried some roast sea bass on tagliatelle with a crab sauce (17.50).
Caroline ordered spicy crab cakes with a tamarind sauce £ 5.90.
Serve the crab cakes hot with the tartar sauce.
Menu S: Cornish crab cake; goat 's cheese tartlet.
Clinton Downes from the Guernsey Fishermen 's Trading Company told me that another crab potter caught 4 Triggerfish earlier in the week.
The shape is based on the branches or twigs of the crab apple tree.
Velvet Crab Fishery The smaller inshore boats target velvet crabs.
Spread with a very tiny amount of wasabi paste, place the crab and avocado on top and roll into a cylinder.
They have shades of blue, orange, pink, and green and include several types of fish, an octopus, and a friendly crab.
Frozen crabs and crab parts should be selected for color.
If the crab looks likes it's seen better days, it probably has.
Asian Sensations offers microwaveable Egg Rolls, Crab Rangoon, and Wontons.
For instance, some offer crab legs for an additional cost or free tea with your meal.
If you are in the mood to sit down and relax then enjoy Arena Sports Bar & Grill (within GameWorks), Garcia's Mexican Restaurant, Joe's Crab Shack, Rainforest Café and more.
Vegetables like cucumbers, carrots and onions are popular items as well as crab meat, shrimp and even hamburger.
Some of the best-known dishes are Drunken Chicken, 1000-year-old eggs, hairy crab, and braised eel.
A staple of Louisiana cooking, crab Creole shrimp is a delightful dinner and very easy to make.
Creole cooking also tends to be a bit spicy, so when cooking crab Creole shrimp, you will need cayenne pepper.
This is a basic Creole sauce that you can use when cooking crab Creole shrimp or any other Creole style food.
After the sauce has simmered for an hour, add the shrimp and crab to the sauce.
Garnish a seafood soup with a whole shrimp, crab claw, grilled scallop, or other attractive piece of seafood.
You can always add small crab cakes, puff pastry stuffed with seafood salad, any selection of dumplings, spanakopita, Hummus, small sandwitches, Salsa, or deviled eggs.
For example, crab apples can be used as an unexpected and attractive filler for your flowers, or you might choose grapes to augment purple wedding flowers.
The typical engaged couple doesn't want a fondant dolphin leaping over the top of their cake or a jagged crab crawling along its edges.
The Crab Short Set from Shrimp and Grits is perfect play wear for a barbeque or picnic.
The navy blue knit top has ruffled sleeves and a ruffled hem, and it features a smocked crab design on the front.
Menu options include gigantic Alaskan king crab legs that are flaky, light and full of flavor.
Favorites include fresh Alaskan salmon, Alaskan king crab, shrimp, and lobster.
The finest flowering trees are those included under the section Malus, the type of which is the common Crab Apple (M. communis).
There is a beautiful flowering variety of the Crab Apple called the Paradise Apple, having large handsome flowers, but it is seldom planted for effect, although in common use as a stock for grafting.
The Chinese and Japanese Crab Apples include the finest of our small trees that flower in early summer.
Of the Toringo Crab there are now several forms, differing in color of flower and of fruit.
The finest of the Eastern Crab Apples is the Japanese P.
American Sweet-Scented Crab Apple (P.M. coronaria) is a lovely little tree with large pink deliciously scented flowers.
Researchers in Australia reported that both honeybees and crab spiders are frequently found on Japanese jasmine.
Crab spiders, rather than spinning a web or hunting on foot, employ camouflage to catch their prey.
When an unsuspecting bee or butterfly come to the flower for a drink, the crab spider makes its move.
There's something completely hilarious but also slightly disturbing about seeing dozens upon dozens of crab legs shaking about in the air.The scale at which the game progresses is an amazing thing to behold.
Serve the wines with shellfish such as lobster or crab, roast poultry, or light-fleshed fish.
All three of these white wines are a perfect match for many of the region's seafood offerings, such as crab, shrimp, or halibut.
Two classically delicious Champagne food pairings include lobster and crab.
With its balanced acidity, crisp and bright from invigorating fruit, Rochioli Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc can be enjoyed as an aperitif or throw in a Dungeness crab claw to munch on and savor.
This Foxglove works well with scallops, crab, fish, poultry, and light fare.
Balanced fruit and acid makes this a good choice for crab or chicken and works very well solo as an aperitif.
They are sometimes put on fresh fruits and lettuce to maintain their fresh appearance, on red meats to prevent brown discoloration, and even in prepared deli foods like crab salad.
The child should avoid eating foods that might cross-react with foods that the child is allergic to, for example, if the child is allergic to shrimp, the child may also be allergic to crab or lobster.
Pediculosis palpebrarum or phthiriasis palpebrarum, caused by crab lice, is an infestation of the pubic hair.
Crab lice in children may be an indication of sexual activity or abuse.
Basic recipes for stuffed mushrooms use breadcrumbs, but who says that you can't use sausage, crab, or shrimp to stuff your mushrooms?
In a large bowl mix together the crab, breadcrumbs, garlic, Romano, olive oil, and mushroom stems if using.
King crab fishing jobs are among the most demanding and dangerous vocations.
King crab is a desirable shellfish that has large appendages filled with delicately sweet meat.
Alaskan king crab fishing jobs pose particular obstacles because of the unusual working conditions.
Fishing for king crab in Alaska is perhaps the most challenging maritime industry jobs.
Workers should be familiar with the gear used to catch the crabs, and crab pots are among the most important tools.
Crab pots are metal traps topped with wire mesh that contain herring or codfish as bait.
Hydraulic systems are used to maneuver crab pots that can weigh about 700 pounds.
The deckhands work on the vessel in frigid temperatures and they should have experience as greenhorns (beginner) before moving on to fishing for king crab.
The website is simple to navigate and a wealth of information is available for people interested in finding jobs in Alaska, including king crab fishing jobs.
King crab fishing jobs are among the most intriguing of these types of jobs.
At lunch, give the Tartare of Ahi Tuna a try, or perhaps a Dungeness Crab Salad.
While there is something for everyone, including a kids menu available upon request, the selections are heavy on various seafood items, including crab cakes, dungeness crab, and fish and chips.
Crab and Sifter Beach Set: This adorable beach set sifts sand, but the sifter is shaped like a crab, something the little ones might really take to.
For those wishing to avoid artificial supplements, most forms of seafood (clams, mussels, crab and fish) are naturally rich in vitamin B12 and often come with a lot of other very beneficial nutrients.
For example, a crab feed won't go over well with vegetarians.
Gone are the days of crab feeds and magazine sales, when you can just depend upon a single grant or multiple contributor opportunities to get you through financially.
Symbol: With its hard outer shell, soft underbelly and sideways motion, the crab is the symbol for Cancer.
There is a tendency that these two might easily hurt each other's feelings, and the crab will hide in his shell while Scorpio's sharp barbed tongue lashes out.
Libras may also want to avoid the crab of the zodiac, Cancer.
Cancer: Turning a critical eye towards Virgo makes Cancer happy when the crab realizes its new mate has just as sharp an eye.
Virgo, the earth sign gives Cancer, the water sign, the form and structure the crab seeks.
One of the best ways to understand the characteristics of zodiac sign Cancer is to explore the sign's ruler, the moon, as well as the sign's symbol, the crab.
Another key component to Cancer's characteristics is its symbol, the crab.
Much in the way that an actual crab will move sideways when it perceives danger, so too will Cancerians step aside.
Intuitive: The crab is a sea creature and, as such, takes it cues from the moon.
Depending on the ebb and flow of the tides, the crab decides how to best chart its course.
While its true that the crab might change his or her mind on a whim or lash out in anger when confronted, it's also true that Cancer's well known traits of kindness and generosity are the real deal.
Just like the crab, Cancer is most vulnerable outside the protective walls of his home.
Like the hermit crab, Cancer cannot survive without a home to call his own.
A Cancer sign profile reflects the proverbial crab.
Like the crab that carries its home on its back, Cancer carries a lot of baggage around with him.
Cancer: People born between June 21 - July 22 share the crab as their sun sign symbol.
A realistic or stylized crab is the image of Cancer.
Such as the crab for Cancer; try making a tattoo out of just one claw, showing it in elaborate detail to catch the eye.
This would also work with a Cancer whose astrological symbol is the crab.
An Aries star sign may choose a pixie who possess some of the ram tendencies, such as a pair of cute horns atop her little head, while a Cancer sign may find herself under the sea with a pair of crab claws.
Hold a crab race with some inexpensive hermit crabs from the local pet shop.
Fresh, frozen or canned fish including lobster, crab, scallops, clams and oysters are acceptable.
All you need is a toy crab and some music.
Instruct kids to begin tossing the crab back and forth to each other.
When you turn off the music, the person left holding the crab is eliminated.
Deadliest Catch - Multiple ships sailing around trying to catch crab and showing you how dangerous it is to do that job.
Deadliest Catch is a Discovery channel documentary where two-man camera crews live on Alaskan fishing boats to film the fishermen during the most dangerous crab season in the Bering Sea.
The popular Discovery show Deadliest Catch follows various fishing vessels through two crab seasons: one for the King crab and one for the Opilio crab.
Both kinds of crab - if of desirable weight - can usually net the fishermen a hefty profit.
That's why some of the crew members call the Opilio crab "Norwegian Dollars."
The crab traps are constantly being flung about and the machinery used to haul and lower traps into the water have moving parts that swing and slide around.
Heavy and thick cables are used and sometimes they are the only thing keeping a hovering crab trap from crashing to the deck.
In June of 2008, Deadliest Catch: Alaskan Storm was a video game released for the Xbox 360 and PC and allows you to feel how it is to be a greenhorn or a captain of one of five boats during the Crab Season.
He learned to fish while he was still in elementary school, branching out into crab fishing while attending high school.
It was crab fishing that won him over and he worked as a greenhorn (or fisherman in training), unpaid, for several years before becoming captain of his own vessel.
Crab fishing can be a dangerous occupation, but Harris embraced the lifestyle and all that came with it.
On January 29, 2010, while filming the sixth season of Deadliest Catch, Phil Harris suffered a massive stroke as he worked at unloading a catch of crab.
Alaskan king crab is one type of shellfish in the commercial harvest famed for its size and taste.
Next time you break a (crab) leg it may be fun to share one of these facts with your tablemates.
Crab meat is snow-white with streaks of bright red when cooked.
The crab shells turn from a dark burgundy to a bright red when cooked.
These crabs are brown with deep blue highlights before cooked and after cooking are an orange-red so may often be served as red crab.
Brown or golden king crabs are the smallest in size of the three main species and are similar in taste to blue king crab.
Many places can be quite dangerous for crab boats and workers due to severely high seas, weather and temperatures which makes king crab even more prized and expensive in addition to its culinary demand.
Breakfast items are large and consist of some form of loco moco (usually rice, hamburger patty, egg and gravy) while lunch and dinner specialties include poke, crab and sashimi.
The menu is simple and to the point and serves up easily recognizable items like gumbo, oyster stew, crab claws and fried calamari.
The restaurant also has a special crab chowder with roasted corn and a spicy mussels dish served with garlic and fresh tomatoes.
The restaurant also has steamed mussels, grilled ahi tuna, which is also available on a salad, crab cakes, catfish and king crab legs.
Wild river sturgeon perched on a bed of roasted beets, blue crab cakes with couscous and calamari served with plump green olives are all popular dishes served at the restaurant.
Hot menu selections include king crab tempura, wasabi lobster and breast of duck.
Try out entrees such as fish tacos, shrimp wraps, charbroiled white fish and crab salad.
The decor has scarcely changed in recent decades, but the food definitely has---the crab linguine is a popular dish.
There is also plenty of shellfish and local seafood favorites like waterman's stew and crab cakes.
The restaurant has a raw bar and a seafood menu that includes fresh fish, lobster, crab and steaks.
Along with its pork belly, truffled lobster-stuffed chicken and crab with cauliflower, the restaurant offers an elegance in both decor and service that can make your dining experience extra enjoyable.
Be sure to try the crab cakes, which have earned a great deal of applause over the years.
It also serves mussels, clams, shrimp, crab cakes, oysters, lobster, steaks, burgers, and more.
The catch of the day features a variety of fish, most served stuffed with crab imperial.
The seafood includes broiled and fried shrimp, salmon, crab cakes and lobster tails.
Known primarily for its steaks and lobster, the restaurant also offers a seafood plate of the day, fried shrimp, tuna and salmon, multiple types of crab leg plates and a list of martinis and wines.
It serves the finest cuts of beef aged six weeks and excellent crab cakes.
The restaurant offers a variety of steamed crab dishes, but their garlic crabs are untouchable.
Enjoy the ambiance and quality as you savor the signature crab dishes, meat and fish from the charcoal broiler.
Start off with a crispy calamari salad, beef dumplings two ways or crab croquetas.
Restaurants located all over the island prepare many species of fish, crab, lobster, shrimp, and shellfish using a diversity of techniques.
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