*The crab's teeth are in their stomachs.
*The crab's scientific name is Callinectes sapidus [call-in-ek-tis sap-ah-dis].
*Average crabs live no longer than 3 years.
*The biggest crab in Maryland was a male which measured 9 in.
*Crabs are also called decapods.
*Decapod means 10 legs.
*Callinectes sapidus means "beautiful swimmer".
*The swim paddles help the crab swim.
*If a crab loses its claw, the claw grows back.