Caption: Close-up of a coconut crab (Birgus latro) walking, showing detail of its legs and claws. The coconut crab is a terrestrial hermit crab, and is the largest terrestrial arthropod. It may reach a leg span of more than 90 centimetres, and a weight of more than four kilograms. Filmed on Palmyra Atoll, an uninhabited territory of the USA in the central Pacific Ocean.

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Coconut crab walking

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Duration: 00:00:15.04

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 29.97

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