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Brooklands, Christchurch 8083, New Zealand (Google, OSM) Details Hide details

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many crabs, around 30/sqm along ~300m of 3m wide walking track. A couple of years ago there were none, the track used to be drier - possibly sank during earthquakes.

Saw 2 emerge from one hole - do not know if they share, or if it's any port in a storm when they are disturbed.

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Tunneling Mud Crab - Photo (c) Steve Attwood, all rights reserved
shona_t's ID: Tunneling Mud Crab (Austrohelice crassa)
Posted by shona_t 4 months ago (Flag)
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Tunneling Mud Crab - Photo (c) Steve Attwood, all rights reserved
lisa_bennett's ID: Tunneling Mud Crab (Austrohelice crassa)
Posted by lisa_bennett 4 months ago (Flag)
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Tunneling Mud Crab - Photo (c) Steve Attwood, all rights reserved
shona_t's ID: Tunneling Mud Crab (Austrohelice crassa)
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Tunneling Mud Crab - Photo (c) Steve Attwood, all rights reserved
Community ID: Tunneling Mud Crab (Austrohelice crassa)
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Added by wendy5 on March 08, 2017 07:27 AM
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