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Ghost Crab defends home

While photographing ghost crabs on Cape Hatteras, I observed a crab defending his hole from a would be interloper. The defender stood up tall and showed his claws. That was enough to secure his home.

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North East, Maryland, United States of America
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Date Taken: 05.2014
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