Moloha faxoni

Author: (Schmitt, 1921)


General: Look similar to squat lobsters, but they are brachyurans.These have modified hind legs to grip camouflaging material and carry it over the body.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic.

Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Mary Wicksten, Professor, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas.


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Citation: Moloha faxoni ((Schmitt, 1921)) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-27.
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