The land-crab is considered a table delicacy, and the land-turtle also is eaten.
In a small way, your land-crab is a most indefatigable resurrectionist.
They are said to be formed by a species of land-crab, for their residence.
They also brought off a specimen of a land-crab, which did not seem at all at home on our deck.
I was never able to ascertain the age a land-crab could attain.
Hence, in the season, land-crab parties start from every village for the spots where they are to be found.
The cancer ruricola, or land-crab, is another inhabitant of Antigua well worthy of note.
I told them it was a land-crab--which we might call the cocoa-nut crab, as we owed such a store to it.
He jumped perceptibly when a land-crab rattled an old meat-tin on the stones.
There were also smaller burrows—not admitting the hand—in one of which I captured a land-crab.