Coconut crabs

Curr Biol. 2018 Jan 22;28(2):R58-R60. doi: 10.1016/j.cub.2017.11.017.

Abstract

Mark Laidre introduces the coconut crab (Birgus latro), the world's largest terrestrial invertebrate.

MeSH terms

  • Animal Distribution*
  • Animals
  • Anomura / physiology*
  • Biomechanical Phenomena
  • Brain / physiology
  • Conservation of Natural Resources*
  • Diet
  • Indian Ocean Islands
  • Life History Traits*
  • Longevity
  • Pacific Islands
  • Pinch Strength