yesBrown Crab

A reddish-brown crab with an oval carapace sporting a characteristic wavy "pie crust" edge. Stocks may be on the brink of decline.

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The Marine Conservation Society rates pot-caught crab as 2, is evaluating some other fisheries, and raises concerns that the stock levels are showing indications of declining, and are not formally assessed. The Monterey Bay Aquarium and Greenpeace have no data.