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Hermit Crabs; Diogenidae

Posted by on Nov 27, 2011 in | Comments Off on Hermit Crabs; Diogenidae

Hermit crabs are not true crabs as they have some sort of tail section hidden in their shell – which makes them closer relations to the lobsters. They can be found when we’re diving most of the sites around Koh Phangan. Jewelled Anemone Hermit Crab, Dardanus gemmatus We have yet to see this hermit crab with a sea anemone on its shell! 7 Photos Hairy Red Hermit Crab, Dardanus lagopodes This hermit crab seems to be quite active by day. 8 Photos White spotted Hermit Crab, Dardanus megistos Our commonest and largest aquatic hermit crab is not so shy. 12 Photos Other...

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