This halimeda crab’s disguise did not fool researchers in Moorea where it was collected. These crabs cover themselves with the green algae of halimeda for camouflage.
These crabs are amazing! Talk about camouflage!
Nice! I'm going to Moorea in May -- loved the site and the great photos of the marine animals -- I've been a marine aquarist since I was a little boy -- can't wait to see the real thing!
Thanks! Hope you have a wonderful trip and see all kinds of amazing wildlife.
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This is really cool and Amazing !!!!!! The sea is a strange world !
I love crabs they are so cool, and the halimeda crab is one of my favorite kinds. i also really love this website because it gives out a lot of information. Go crabs!
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