Translation of spider crab in Spanish:

spider crab

centolla, n.


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    centolla feminine
    centollo masculine
    • Another invader is the North Atlantic spider crab - males and females have been found in the waters near the Antarctic Peninsula.
    • We particularly enjoyed the swim-throughs, an encounter with a large spider crab and a friendly moray.
    • Under the ice, it looked pretty much as it might in the UK, with lots of kelp and spider crabs, but the visibility was stunning.
    • Another sea creature which needs friends to survive is the small spider crab which finds camouflage in the canopy of living sponges.
    • A spider crab picks its way carefully over a reef covered with sponges and invertebrates.