The Yellow River Estuary crabs are commonly known as furry crab, freshwater crab, and are a famous freshwater crab species in China, with tender meat, good taste and rich nutrition.
The Yellow River Estuary crabs are nutrient-rich, according to the record of "Compendium of Materia Medica", crabs has the efficacies of Qi tonic, help digestion, strengthen meridians and relieve inflammations and blood stasis. The crab meat taste salty, with the function of dispersing inflammation and blood stasis,complement Yin, and can treat bruises, tendon injury and allergic dermatitis. Baking the crab shell into ash can treat the hornet sting or other unknown swollen poison by mixed with honey. At the same time, crab meat is also a natural child tonic, regular consumption can add high-quality protein and a variety of trace elements.