Alex Mustard - Pretty In Pink

 

A candy crab hides in pink soft coral. This species of crab even nips polyps off the coral and attaches them still alive to hooks on its carapace to improve its disguise, living all its life inside soft coral bushes.


Location: North Sulawesi, Indonesia

Tags: Alex Mustard, candy crab, dendronephthya crab, Hoplophrys oatesii, indonesia, North Sulawesi, underwater



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