- "I got a red king crab! Nice to meet you, Your Highness!" —New Leaf
|Red King Crab|
|Time of Year||November to March|
|Time of Day||All Day|
|Location||Bottom of the Ocean|
|Shadow||Large Seafloor (Fast moving)|
|Selling Price||6,000 Bells|
|Appearance||Animal Crossing: New Leaf|
|Regional Names||(タラバガニ Tarabagani)|
|Animal Forest||Not Present|
|Animal Crossing||Not Present|
|Dōbutsu no Mori e+||Not Present|
|Animal Crossing: Wild World||Not Present|
|Animal Crossing: City Folk||Not Present|
|Animal Crossing: New Leaf||24|
The Red King Crab is a Benthic animal found at the bottom of the sea. It is indicated by a circular shadow. Diving is the only way of capturing it.
Donation to the Museum
In New Leaf
"These are one of the most popular and sought-after species of crab in the world. They have eight legs, including their claws, but also two small legs under their carapace, making 10 in all. At full size, their leg span can easily reach more than one yard wide, making them big ocean dwellers. Their thick legs are packed with meat, making them a prized catch for many fishers around the world."
The Red King Crab is native to the Bering Sea. It grows to a leg span of 5.9 ft (1.8 m) and is the most coveted of king crab in the commertial food industry.
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|Tropical Sea Creatures||Abalone | Acorn Barnacle | Chambered Nautilus | Clam | Ear Shell | Flatworm | Giant Isopod | Giant Spider Crab | Horsehair Crab | Horseshoe Crab | Lobster | Mantis Shrimp | Octopus | Red King Crab | Sea Anemone | Sea Cucumber | Sea Grapes | Sea Slug | Sea Star | Sea Urchin | Seaweed | Scallop | Snow Crab | Spiny Lobster | Spotted Garden Eel | Sweet Shrimp | Tiger Prawn | Turban Shell|