Coconut Crabs are the biggest land-living arthropodes and crabs! They can reach an impressive leg span of 1 m.
A Coconut Crab is so called due to its power of being able to crack open a coconut with its claws!
Nevertheless, coconuts do not make up a big portion of their diet.
Things to Do
- See this enormous crab close up
- Discover what the Coconut Crab's preferred food is
- Find out more about their relatives