Description, classification, synonyms, distribution map and images of Grapsus tenuicrustatus Grapsus peroni H. Milne Edwards, 1853 Grapsus strigosus Herbst, 1799 Grapsus albolineatus is a species of decapod crustacean in the family Grapsidae, Scientific name: Grapsus albolineatus Classification: Class malacostracans; order crabs (Decapoda); family lightfoot, shore, marsh or matchbox crabs (Grapsidae) Synonym: Grapsus strigosus is a synonym of this species.
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Explore what EOL knows about Grapsus albolineatus. Add a brief summary to this page Description, classification, synonyms, distribution map and images of Grapsus albolineatus Grapsus albolineatus was previously known to graze on algae and believed to be herbivorous however, in a study by Kennish (1996), they are now also known to consume animal matter when available [15, 16.