Chionoecetes opilio

Author: Fabricius, 1788


Geographic Information

Ocean range (global): Sea of Japan, Sea of Okhotsk, Bering Sea north of the Alaska Peninsula (but not the Aleutian Islands), Beaufort Sea.

Published depth range: to 450 m

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

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World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Jadamec L., W. Donaldson, and P. Cullenberg (1999). Biological field techniques for Chionoecetes crabs. University of Alaska Sea Grant. AK-SG-99-02, Fairbanks. 80 pp.

Citation: Chionoecetes opilio ( Fabricius, 1788) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2021-08-02.
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