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Coconut crab man of Eastern Indonesia

What's a coconut crab? It's Earth's largest, land-dwelling arthropod — but its formidable size doesn't protect it from excessive hunting and habitat destruction. That's why crab-seller-turned-conservationist Florens Dimara aims to save as many as he can from the cooking pot.​​

 

 

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