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Table 5 Number of crabs with missing limbs (from 1 to 4) and register of the missing pereiopods in Grapsus grapsus

From: Biology of Grapsus grapsus (Linnaeus, 1758) (Brachyura, Grapsidae) in the Saint Peter and Saint Paul Archipelago, Equatorial Atlantic Ocean

No. of missing limbs n %
1 82 68.9
2 31 26.1
3 5 4.2
4 1 0.8
Total 119 100
Missing pereiopod One side R and L %
1st 10 2 10.1
2nd 10 1 9.2
3rd 16   13.4
4th 23 1 20.2
5th 19   16.0
>1 37   31.1
  1. n number of crabs, R right, L left