Zijn Krabben Mooi? Vergeet Het Maar, Deze Enorme Krab Kan Kokosnoten Openbreken

Zijn Krabben Mooi? Vergeet Het Maar, Deze Enorme Krab Kan Kokosnoten Openbreken

Giant Land Crab Invades Hawaii...

Giant Land Crab Invades Hawaii...

Coconut Crab: The Coconut Crab is the only species of the genus Birgus and is related to the terrestrial hermit crabs of the genus Coenobita ~ [Wikipedia]

Coconut Crab: The Coconut Crab is the only species of the genus Birgus and is related to the terrestrial hermit crabs of the genus Coenobita ~ [Wikipedia]

Coconut crabs, also known as robber crabs or palm thieves, might be large – the length of their bodies alone can extend upwards of a foot – but sadly their numbers are not. These huge creatures were once quite plentiful, but thanks to human appetites for crabmeat, they are now on the IUCN Red List as Data Deficient, meaning we don’t know exactly how many are left but that the numbers are most likely low.

Coconut crabs, also known as robber crabs or palm thieves, might be large – the length of their bodies alone can extend upwards of a foot – but sadly their numbers are not. These huge creatures were once quite plentiful, but thanks to human appetites for crabmeat, they are now on the IUCN Red List as Data Deficient, meaning we don’t know exactly how many are left but that the numbers are most likely low.

And you thought having raccoons in your garbage was bad! - Coconut Crab

Coconut crab

And you thought having raccoons in your garbage was bad! - Coconut Crab

Tourist gets up close to monstrous Christmas Island coconut crab ...

Tourist gets up close to monstrous Christmas Island coconut crab ...

Coconut Crab: The Coconut Crab is the only species of the genus Birgus and is related to the terrestrial hermit crabs of the genus Coenobita

Coconut Crab: The Coconut Crab is the only species of the genus Birgus and is related to the terrestrial hermit crabs of the genus Coenobita

Coconut Crab: Is a large edible land crab related to the hermit crab. ~ [Wikipedia]

Coconut Crab: Is a large edible land crab related to the hermit crab. ~ [Wikipedia]

coconut crab.  hopefully get to try some

coconut crab. hopefully get to try some

Exotic: Coconut crabs, also known as Robber Crabs, can live for up to 60 years and is a 'l...

Myleene Klass jokes she released stowaway crab on Hampstead Heath

Exotic: Coconut crabs, also known as Robber Crabs, can live for up to 60 years and is a 'l...

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