coconut crab

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Coconut crab

Collected from Indian Ocean 1967. This species is the largest land-living arthropod in the world, and is probably at the upper size limit for current terrestrial animals, it can grow to up to 1 metre in length from leg to leg.

Collected from Indian Ocean 1967. This species is the largest land-living arthropod in the world, and is probably at the upper size limit for current terrestrial animals, it can grow to up to 1 metre in length from leg to leg.

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11-11-2015