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Crab

Mithraculus sp.

Description:

Notice the fluorescent mouth parts

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3 Comments

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

That makes more sense.
Great spot !!

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 7 years ago

I'm not sure Jemma, but I guess they could be for attracting preys

Hema
Hema 7 years ago

won't the fluorescent mouth parts make it visible to prey ?or does it use that light to navigate itself in the dark?

Juan DiTrani
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Juan DiTrani

Panama

Spotted on Aug 17, 2013
Submitted on Aug 17, 2013

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