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By Ahmed

Did you know that the Japanese Spider Crab has the greatest leg span of any arthropod, reaching up to 3.7 meters (12 ft) from claw to claw? How amazing is that! If you didn't know what an arthropod is, then it’s a type of animal which is an invertebrate, an animal without a backbone. It has an exoskeleton, so the skeleton is on the outside, a mammal has an endoskeleton.The Japanese Spider Crab is a marine crab that lives in the waters around Japan. Also did you know that Spider Crabs use camouflage to hide: The Crab's bumpy carapace (upper shell)  blends into the rocky ocean floor? Fun Facts about the Japanese Spider Crab: Their armoured exoskeleton helps protect them from larger predators such as octopuses.

هل تعلم أن سلطعون العنكبوت الياباني لديه أكبر مساحة في أي مفصلي الأرجل ، يصل إلى 5.5 متر (18 قدمًا) من المخلب إلى المخلب (إذا لم تكن تعرف ما هو مفصلي الأرجل ، فهو نوع من الحيوانات هو اللافقاريات حيوان وله هيكل خارجي ، لذلك الهيكل العظمي في الخارج ، على سبيل المثال الثدييات هي نوع من الحيوانات). كم هو مدهش! اللافقاريات حيوان دون العمود الفقري. سلطعون العنكبوت الياباني هو سلطعون بحري يعيش في المياه حول اليابان. هل تعلم أيضًا أن سرطان العنكبوت يستخدم أيضًا التمويه للاختباء: درع السرطان

(القشرة العلوية) يمتزج في قاع المحيط الصخري.

حقائق ممتعة عن سرطان العنكبوت الياباني


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¿Sabía que el cangrejo araña japonés tiene la mayor longitud de pierna que cualquier artrópodo, alcanzando hasta 5,5 metros (18 pies) de garra a garra (si no sabía qué es un artrópodo, entonces es un tipo de animal que es un invertebrado animal y tiene un exoesqueleto, por lo que el esqueleto está en el exterior, por ejemplo, un mamífero es un tipo de animal). ¡Qué asombroso es eso! Un invertebrado es un animal sin columna vertebral. El cangrejo araña japonés es un cangrejo marino que vive en las aguas alrededor de Japón. También sabías que los cangrejos araña también usan camuflaje para esconderse: el caparazón lleno de baches del cangrejo (capa superior) se funde con el fondo rocoso del océano. Datos curiosos sobre el cangrejo araña japonés: Su blindado exoesqueleto ayuda a proteger ellos de mayor depredadores como Pulpos.


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