30 Oct '11, 5pm

Ghost catching

Ghost catching

As the sky faded to deeper shades of blue and threatened to dispel the magic of a rare landing, more ghost crabs appeared at the water's edge, their box-like carapaces sidling just a little faster than the war helmets of bonnet snails. Now furtive, the crabs no longer braved the risks of close proximity, backing off when cornered with eight-legged trots, which then switched to a six-footed sprint into the surf where they shifted gears once more and buried themselves in the loose sand. Other observers have observed a full gallop on four limbs and clocked the crabs at up to 4 metres a second. Lanky proportions, power-packed muscles and a thrusting gait help drive the animals to pole position in systema brachyura. But speed alone is not enough when the crabs encounter predators with greater persistence and sharpness . For life in a zone of dangerous creatures is a perpetual r...

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