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Freshwater Crab

Posted by on Feb 22, 2016

A nice example of how tropical rainforest ecosystems are equally complex underwater in rainforest streams as they are in the actual forest – no species exists in a vacuum. Note how an impressive number of hydras has found a cozy home on this freshwater crab…

Freshwater crab MYN

Photographed by RTPI President Twan Leenders for the Meet Your Neighbours global biodiversity project.