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Hydroid Decorator Crab

Hyastenus bispinosus


Twin spine crab. Commonly associate with hydroids and decorate rostrum and carapace with hydroid branches and other organisms.



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Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

moved to arthropods

SamanthaCraven 9 years ago

Haha! Next to the mental pointy stick, there's a branch of the hydroid the crab is holding. Just below is a triangle shape, that's the crab, you can see the eye on the right.

lori.tas 9 years ago

I trust you that there is a crab in there somewhere. ;)

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Manado, Indonesia

Spotted on May 25, 2009
Submitted on Jul 2, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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