Field Notes - This woodlouse was so agile...as soon as I flipped it onto it's back it rolled straight back again!
The Anemone Hermit Crab carries anemones around on its shell. It's a symbiotic relationship - the anemones get more access to food and the crab gets better protection from predators. Maybe 5 heavy anemones is too much though? Camp Cove
Crustaceans (Crustacea) form a very large group of arthropods, usually treated as a subphylum, which includes such familiar animals as crabs, lobsters, crayfish, shrimp, krill and barnacles. The 67,000 described species range in size from Stygotantulus stocki at 0.1 mm (0.004 in), to the Japanese spider crab with a leg span of up to 3.8 m (12.5 ft) and a mass of 20 kg (44 lb). Like other arthropods, crustaceans have an exoskeleton, which they moult to grow. They are distinguished from...