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astronomy-to-zoology:

Calappa calappa

Sometimes known as the Smooth Crab or Red-spotted Box Crab Calappa calappa is a species of Calappid crab which boasts a large Indo-Pacific distribution. C. calappa is noted for its dome like appearance which it shares with other calappid crabs. Calappa calappa is chiefly nocturnal and will forage at night for clams and other molluscs which are broken open with its large chelae. 

Classification

Animalia-Arthropoda-Crustacea-Malacostraca-Decapoda-Brachyura-Calappidae-Calappa-C. calappa

Images: B kimmel and Hectonichus

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