Project Description

Brown Crab

Brown Crab

The brown crab or edible crab is found in the North Sea and North Atlantic with some found in the Mediterranean. It has an oval body with a characteristic pie crust edge and black tips on it’s claws. An adult can weigh up to 3 kg. Over 1/3rd of it’s weight is edible meat. The males have a sweeter white meat while the females a browner, richer meat.


All Year


English Names: Brown or Edible Crab
Latin Name: Cancer pagurus
Product Name: Brown Crab
Catch Area: North Sea & North Atlantic


30 lb/box