See This Giant Land Crab Attack A Bird Videos

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See This Giant Land Crab Attack A Bird

Nov. 1, 2017 - Coconut crabs are the largest land invertebrates, reaching sizes of over 90 centimetres in leg span and a weight of up to 4 kilograms. Along with eating their namesake, coconuts, the crabs have been observed catching bigger prey like rats and birds, as well as fruits and nuts. Their presence on small islands may have a great effect on the nesting behaviour of birds. Islands that contain coconut crabs have been observed with little to no bird populations.

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