Ghost crab

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Ghost crabs
Ocypode quadrata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Infraorder: Brachyura
Family: Ocypodidae
Genus: Ocypode
Weber, 1795
Type species
Cancer ceratophthalmus
Pallas, 1772

A Ghost crab is crab of the genus Ocypode, that moves fastly and the eyes look like a ghost many countries. Characteristics of the genus include one claw being larger than the other, but this difference is not as marked as in male fiddler crabs.