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Boxer Crab

Common Name:

Scientific Name:

Boxer Crab

Lybia edmondsoni

Type:

Crustacean

Habitat/ Range:

Shallow water near Hawaii

Size:

0.5 in

Conservation Status:

Unlisted

Did You Know?:

Boxer crabs sometimes hold sea anemones in their claws like pom-poms to use as protection against predators.

You find a very small crab holding two sea anemones in its front claws