Claw to claw combat

Category: Nature


Photo and caption by jim gray

Arrived at the beach early one Spring morning and witnessed a duel between two ghost crabs. Victory came after one of the crabs dismembered the other. The spoils were had by a passerby yellow-crowned night heron. The battle took place at Fort Desoto Park at a public beach.

Location: Fort Desoto Park, Pinellas County, Florida, USA


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