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Yellowline Arrow Crab(Spider crab)

Stenorhynchus seticornis

Description:

In symbiosis with the Corkscrew Anemone / Bartholomea annulata in the background http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartholomea...

Habitat:

Caribbean coral reef

1 Species ID Suggestions

Yellowline Arrow Crab
Stenorhynchus seticornis Stenorhynchus seticornis


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8 Comments

ChrisP
ChrisP 7 years ago

Great!..they always look like bubbles at first!

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Spider crabs love this anemone and has a symbiotic relation whit it :)

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Sure is a Corkscrew Anemone / Bartholomea annulata http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bartholomea...

ChrisP
ChrisP 7 years ago

Do you know the anemone in the background?

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

hahaha your very welcome i know how hard is to find the ID´s :)

ChrisP
ChrisP 7 years ago

Thank you for your support Gerardo...one is always quick in photographing but seldom gets to the ID

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Is named Arrow crab or Spider crab !

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 7 years ago

Another great spot :)

ChrisP
Spotted by
ChrisP

Quintana Roo, Mexico

Spotted on Mar 2, 2010
Submitted on Jun 2, 2013

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