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Boxer Crab (Lybia tessellata) with sea anemones in its claws for defense. Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.  -  Georgette Douwma
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Georgette Douwma / Boxer Crab (Lybia tessellata) with sea anemones in its claws for defense. Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) and a Rock goby (Gobius paganellus) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) and a Rock goby (Gobius paganellus) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.
Hawaiian pom-pom / boxer crab (Lybia edmondsoni)with anemones (Triactis sp) that it carries around holding with the claws and using them for defense, waving in front of the possible aggressor. An exam...  -  David Fleetham
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David Fleetham / Hawaiian pom-pom / boxer crab (Lybia edmondsoni)with anemones (Triactis sp) that it carries around holding with the claws and using them for defense, waving in front of the possible aggressor. An exam...
Pom-pom crab / Mosaic boxer crab (Lybia tesselata) carrying large egg mass and its associated Anemone (Triactis producta), used for defense. that it carries around in its claws, using them for defense...  -  David Fleetham
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David Fleetham / Pom-pom crab / Mosaic boxer crab (Lybia tesselata) carrying large egg mass and its associated Anemone (Triactis producta), used for defense. that it carries around in its claws, using them for defense...
Endemic Hawaiian pom-pom crab / Boxer crab (Lybia edmondsoni) on reef, waving anemones (Triactis sp.) in its claws, North Pacific, Hawaii, USA.  -  David Fleetham
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David Fleetham / Endemic Hawaiian pom-pom crab / Boxer crab (Lybia edmondsoni) on reef, waving anemones (Triactis sp.) in its claws, North Pacific, Hawaii, USA.
Round crab (Euryozius sp.), Punta Campanella Marine Protected Area, Costa Amalfitana, Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea, Mediterranean.  -  Franco Banfi
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Franco Banfi / Round crab (Euryozius sp.), Punta Campanella Marine Protected Area, Costa Amalfitana, Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea, Mediterranean.
Blue-eyed coral crab (Cymo quadrilobatus) molted out of old shell Kenting Nationalpark, Kenting, Taiwan.  -  Magnus Lundgren / Wild Wonders of China
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Magnus Lundgren / Wild Wonders of China / Blue-eyed coral crab (Cymo quadrilobatus) molted out of old shell Kenting Nationalpark, Kenting, Taiwan.
Close up of a tiny Boxer crab (Lybia tessellata) as it waves the stinging anemones it holds in its claws for defence. Tulamben, Bali, Indonesia. Java Sea.  -  Alex Mustard
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Alex Mustard / Close up of a tiny Boxer crab (Lybia tessellata) as it waves the stinging anemones it holds in its claws for defence. Tulamben, Bali, Indonesia. Java Sea.
Boxer crab (Lybia tessellata) carrying a sea anemone around in each of its claws, Xiaoliuqiu Island, Taiwan  -  Magnus Lundgren / Wild Wonders of China
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Magnus Lundgren / Wild Wonders of China / Boxer crab (Lybia tessellata) carrying a sea anemone around in each of its claws, Xiaoliuqiu Island, Taiwan
Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Xantho hydrophilus) from English Channel. South Devon, England, UK. September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Xantho hydrophilus) from English Channel. South Devon, England, UK. September.
Splendid round crab (Etisus splendidus) holding pieces of coral that it has broken off with its lobed claws. Philippines.  -  David Fleetham
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David Fleetham / Splendid round crab (Etisus splendidus) holding pieces of coral that it has broken off with its lobed claws. Philippines.
Risso's crab (Xantho pilipes)  Sark, British Channel Islands, September.  -  Sue Daly
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Sue Daly / Risso's crab (Xantho pilipes) Sark, British Channel Islands, September.
Mosaic reef crab (Lophozozymus pictor), on the reef at night Aljui Bay, Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia.  -  Linda Pitkin
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Linda Pitkin / Mosaic reef crab (Lophozozymus pictor), on the reef at night Aljui Bay, Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia.
Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.
Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.
Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) and a Shanny (Lipophrys pholis) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) and a Shanny (Lipophrys pholis) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.
Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, with a a Rock goby (Gobius paganellus) swimming past, Cornwall, England, UK, September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Common prawns (Palaemon serratus) feeding on a dead Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, with a a Rock goby (Gobius paganellus) swimming past, Cornwall, England, UK, September.
Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, showing threat posture with open claws raised, walks out of frame, Cornwall, England, UK, September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) in a rockpool, showing threat posture with open claws raised, walks out of frame, Cornwall, England, UK, September.
Two Montagu's crabs (Xantho hydrophilus) competing for a crevice to hide in within a rockpool, with a young Velvet swimming crab (Necora puber) moving away nearby, Cornwall, England, UK, September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Two Montagu's crabs (Xantho hydrophilus) competing for a crevice to hide in within a rockpool, with a young Velvet swimming crab (Necora puber) moving away nearby, Cornwall, England, UK, September.
Two Montagu's crabs (Xantho hydrophilus) competing for a crevice to hide in within a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Two Montagu's crabs (Xantho hydrophilus) competing for a crevice to hide in within a rockpool, Cornwall, England, UK, September.
Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) moving behind a stone in a rockpool to hide in a rockpool low on the shore, near Falmouth, Cornwall, England, UK, September.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Montagu's crab (Xantho hydrophilus) moving behind a stone in a rockpool to hide in a rockpool low on the shore, near Falmouth, Cornwall, England, UK, September.
Mosaic boxer crab (Lybia tesselata) female carrying its red eggs Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia  -  Constantinos Petrinos
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Constantinos Petrinos / Mosaic boxer crab (Lybia tesselata) female carrying its red eggs Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia
Juvenile mosaic reef crab (Lophozozymus pictor) Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.  -  Constantinos Petrinos
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Constantinos Petrinos / Juvenile mosaic reef crab (Lophozozymus pictor) Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia.
Boxer / Pompom crab (Lybia tessellata) holding its eggs on hard coral, Manado, Indonesia. Sulawesi Sea.  -  Pascal Kobeh
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Pascal Kobeh / Boxer / Pompom crab (Lybia tessellata) holding its eggs on hard coral, Manado, Indonesia. Sulawesi Sea.
Boxer / Pompom crab (Lybia tesselata) with eggs underneath, Manado, Indonesia. Sulawesi Sea.  -  Pascal Kobeh
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Pascal Kobeh / Boxer / Pompom crab (Lybia tesselata) with eggs underneath, Manado, Indonesia. Sulawesi Sea.
Montagu's or Furrowed Crab (Xantho hydrophilus) on sea shore, Sark, British Channel Islands.  -  Sue Daly
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Sue Daly / Montagu's or Furrowed Crab (Xantho hydrophilus) on sea shore, Sark, British Channel Islands.
Risso's crab (Xantho pilipes) on sea shore, Guernsey, British Channel Islands.  -  Sue Daly
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Sue Daly / Risso's crab (Xantho pilipes) on sea shore, Guernsey, British Channel Islands.
Button crab (Paractaea monodi) on encrusting red sponge, Ponza Island, Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea, Mediterranean  -  Franco  Banfi
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Franco Banfi / Button crab (Paractaea monodi) on encrusting red sponge, Ponza Island, Italy, Tyrrhenian Sea, Mediterranean
Floral Egg Crab (Atergatis floridus), Batasan Island, Danajon Bank, Central Visayas, Philippines, April  -  Claudio Contreras
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Claudio Contreras / Floral Egg Crab (Atergatis floridus), Batasan Island, Danajon Bank, Central Visayas, Philippines, April
Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) by green algae, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) by green algae, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.
Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) in rockpool, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) in rockpool, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.
Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) hiding behind green algae, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) hiding behind green algae, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.
Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) in rockpool, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) in rockpool, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.
Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) in rockpool, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.  -  Nick Upton
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Nick Upton / Montagu's / Furrowed crab (Lophozozymus incisus / Xantho hydrophilus) in rockpool, near Falmouth, Cornwall, UK, August.
Hawaiian pom-pom / boxer crab (Lybia edmondsoni)with anemones (Triactis sp) that it carries around holding with the claws and using them for defense, waving in front of the possible aggressor. An exam...  -  David Fleetham
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David Fleetham / Hawaiian pom-pom / boxer crab (Lybia edmondsoni)with anemones (Triactis sp) that it carries around holding with the claws and using them for defense, waving in front of the possible aggressor. An exam...
Splendid Pebble Crab (Etisus splendidus) photographed at night, Bali, Indonesia  -  Fred Bavendam
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Fred Bavendam / Splendid Pebble Crab (Etisus splendidus) photographed at night, Bali, Indonesia
Boxing Crab (Lybia tessellata) holding sea anemones used for defense, Anilao, Philippines  -  Gary Bell/ Oceanwide
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Gary Bell/ Oceanwide / Boxing Crab (Lybia tessellata) holding sea anemones used for defense, Anilao, Philippines
Boxing Crab (Lybia tessellata) holding sea anemone for defense, Bali, Indonesia  -  Gary Bell/ Oceanwide
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Gary Bell/ Oceanwide / Boxing Crab (Lybia tessellata) holding sea anemone for defense, Bali, Indonesia
Boxing Crab (Lybia tessellata) female with eggs holding sea anemone for defense, Bali, Indonesia  -  Gary Bell/ Oceanwide
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Gary Bell/ Oceanwide / Boxing Crab (Lybia tessellata) female with eggs holding sea anemone for defense, Bali, Indonesia