Dalyan is the most important breeding ground in the world of blue crab, which is known for its natural aphrodisiac effect, is seen as a luxury abroad and can be bought very expensively.
Blue Crab, whose homeland is South America, is now seafood named after Dalyan around the world.
Rumor has it that the big freighters that arrived in the region from South America at the time also had Blue Crab's eggs in the waters they took into their tanks before they set off. And with the waters that came with the ships, the Blue Crab's egg came.
Dalyan Canals, Iztuzu Beach, Sarıgerme, which have an excellent nature for the growth of Blue Crab, are shown as the most important breeding grounds of this species in the world today. Apart from these regions, it is also located in Demre district of Antalya, but it is not as dense as this region. In recent years, it is in danger of disappearing in the Demre region due to overfishing. It is also seen in Mugla-Milas, Adana, Canakkale region in Turkey.
The species, named after the blue hue on its shell, feet and scissors, The most important food source in Caretta Caretta.
The most important food source in DALKO Aquaculture Cooperative exports abroad and provides a very serious income to the country's economy.
BLUE CRAB, VERY LUXURIOUS AND EXPENSIVE ABROAD
It can be found very expensive in luxury restaurants abroad. However, in Dalyan, the DALKO aquaculture cooperative, as well as many facilities, can be bought at a very affordable price.
Blue Crab, which is called natural aphrodisiac due to its high protein value, is generally cooked on the grill.
In Dalyan, sightseeing boats organize special Blue Crab tours, and those who participate in these tours can catch them and eat on the boat.
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