Brown Mud Crab

Scylla olivacea
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Scylla olivacea
Other names Orange Mud Crab
Size Up to 15 cm (5.9 in) Carapace
Weight Up to 1.5 kg (3.3 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal waters, mangroves & estuaries amongst soft muddy bottoms
Depth Range 0 - 300 m (984 ft)
Brown Mud Crab Distribution