Orangutan Crab
Achaeus japonicus

  These wonderful little crabs are one of the most aptly named crabs we get here in Lembeh. Orangutan (Orang Utan) literally means ‘man of the forest’ in Indonesian, and these crabs really seem to look like their land-based namesakes. Orangutan Crabs are covered in ‘hair’, which I presume is some sort of algae. They …

Orangutan Crab
Achaeus japonicus
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