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Created 6/28/2016

Family Trapeziidae

HAWAII

Trapezia tigrina



Juvenile, Kane'ohe Bay, O'ahu
 

RED-SPOTTED GUARD CRAB

Pairs are found in Pocillopora Corals deeper than 40 feet.  Tan with red spots and tan eyes.  Carapace width attains 1/2 inch.  Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.