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Aratu crab
Photographer: Valdir Pessoa
Location: Camaçari beach, Lucena, PB-Brasil
Photo of the semi-terrestrial crab (Goniopsis cruentata, Brazilian common name – aratu) taken in 1998, in a living branch of mangrove tree( Camaçari beach, Lucena-PB-Brazil). This crab which inhabits crevices and logs, as well as holes in the mud substratum is a good runner and active climber.
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Camera Information: Pentax ME-Super, Auto Zoom 1:4.0-5.6 70-200mm, UV filter
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