Kōrero: Crabs, crayfish and other crustaceans

Spider crab

Spider crab

Giant spider crabs (Jacquinotia edwardsii) are found in subantarctic waters and deep waters off the southern South Island. Their leg span is just under a metre.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10049379

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Niel Bruce and Alison MacDiarmid, 'Crabs, crayfish and other crustaceans - Crabs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/8229/spider-crab (accessed 27 October 2020)

He kōrero nā Niel Bruce and Alison MacDiarmid, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006