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Photo © sea-kangaroo, some rights reserved
The Settlement, Christmas Island (Google, OSM)
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-10.4160663312, 105.6754517555
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Description

A young/very small crab.

black, red
Jan. 13, 2012 19:43:28 -0800
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Red Nipper - Photo Freshwater and Marine Image Bank, University of Washington Libraries Digital Collections, no known copyright restrictions (public domain)
sea-kangaroo's ID: Red Nipper (Geograpsus stormi)
Posted by sea-kangaroo about 2 years ago (Flag)
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Christmas Island Red Crab - Photo (c) DIAC images, some rights reserved (CC BY)
gpaulay's ID: Christmas Island Red Crab (Gecarcoidea natalis)
Posted by gpaulay 3 months ago (Flag)
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Wishful thinking on my part! I see now the carapace is a completely different shape.

Posted by sea-kangaroo 3 months ago (Flag)
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Christmas Island Red Crab - Photo (c) DIAC images, some rights reserved (CC BY)
gpaulay's ID: Christmas Island Red Crab (Gecarcoidea natalis)
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