SPIDER CRAB ( Maja squinado )

Local nameCENTOLA
Technical DescriptionRound bulging shell. Face made up of two strong diverging spikes. Sides armed with five strong spined spikes. Reddish-brown to yellowish brown colour.
Fishing groundLives on sandy and rock beds, covered by seaweed to hide in at depths of around 150 m.
Fishing techniquesWith traps
PortsBurela, San Ciprián.