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Jessica Feickert (Leigh Marine Laboratory) checking pea crab larvae using a light microscope. Jessica reared pea crab larvae in the laboratory and identified several larval stages for the first time. Research into the pea crab life cycle is a crucial part of designing biocontrol strategies for pea crabs on mussel farms