Tag Archives: Dartmouth

Coconut Crabs, the Size of Dogs, Hunt Sea Birds

Coconut crabs are the stuff of nightmares. They live on remote coral atolls and are the largest land-living arthropod in the world. They can grow to over three feet long and weigh up to about 9 pounds. They can climb trees and use their … Continue reading

Posted in Current, Lore of the Sea | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments