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Freshwater Crab


Large 10-12 cm dark reddish brown crab, lighter on the bottom.


Found in a small stream in the Amazon rainforest of SE Ecuador (650 masl).


I've found many small crabs. This is the first one this big. It is darker too, which could be because of age or a different species.

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Morona Santiago, Ecuador

Spotted on Nov 22, 2014
Submitted on Jan 27, 2019

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