The giant spider crab of japan dwarfs all other crustaceans, with a record span of eleven feet between outstretched claws spider crabs get.
A japanese spider crab, thought to be the biggest ever to go on show in the uk, he will absolutely dwarf the other crabs in there, but he's not.
The japanese spider crab macrocheira kaempferi, is a species of marine crab that lives in the waters around japan it has the largest leg span of any arthropod.
Descriptions and articles about the japanese spider crab, scientifically known as macrocheira kaempferi in the encyclopedia of life includes overview distr.
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Although not the heaviest, the japanese giant spider crab is the largest known living arthropod the well-calcified carapace is only around 37 centimeters long, .