Coconut Crab: The Coconut Crab is the only species of the genus Birgus and is related to the terrestrial hermit crabs of the genus Coenobita ~ [Wikipedia]

Coconut Crab: The Coconut Crab is the only species of the genus Birgus and is related to the terrestrial hermit crabs of the genus Coenobita ~ [Wikipedia]

Coconut Crab: The Coconut Crab is the only species of the genus Birgus and is related to the terrestrial hermit crabs of the genus Coenobita

Coconut Crab: The Coconut Crab is the only species of the genus Birgus and is related to the terrestrial hermit crabs of the genus Coenobita

Behold, the terror that is the Giant Coconut Crab.

Behold, the terror that is the Giant Coconut Crab.

And you thought having raccoons in your garbage was bad! - Coconut Crab

Coconut crab

And you thought having raccoons in your garbage was bad! - Coconut Crab

Coconut crabs can grow up to 1 meter in length from leg tip to leg tip  (Source)

Coconut crabs can grow up to 1 meter in length from leg tip to leg tip (Source)

Tanzania, Zanzibar, Chumbe Island, Giant Coconut Crab, Birgus Latro, is the largest terrestrial crab in the world © Ariadne Van Zandbergen

Tanzania, Zanzibar, Chumbe Island, Giant Coconut Crab, Birgus Latro, is the largest terrestrial crab in the world © Ariadne Van Zandbergen

Daily Paint #1275. Coconut Crab by Cryptid-Creations.deviantart.com on @DeviantArt

Daily Paint #1275. Coconut Crab by Cryptid-Creations.deviantart.com on @DeviantArt

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