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Gall Crab

Neotroglocarcinus hongkongensis

Description:

This Gall Crab - Neotroglocarcinus hongkongensis are usually small in size, this one is less than 1 cm. They are found among certain hard corals, usually digging into a small hole to hide during day time and only come out in the open for feeding. This species was first discovered in Hong Kong and named after the country.



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Batangas, Philippines

Lat: 13.76, Long: 120.91

Spotted on Dec 26, 2018
Submitted on Dec 30, 2018

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