E-Fauna Photo Gallery
(Fuzzy Hermit Crab)
© Aaron Baldwin (Photo ID #2197)
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October 23, 2007
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Very similar to P. kennerlyi and P. setosus. The relatively longer hairs that are plumose (branched like an ostrich plume) and lack of spines on dactyls ('feet') of walking legs help distinguish it from those species. Note: Will take a better photo as I sort through specimens.