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Dive into the diverse realm of Just Crustaceans, where these natural wonders take centre stage in a captivating exploration. This group of invertebrates, comprised of more than 50,000 species, encompasses a fascinating array of creatures, including crabs, lobsters, crayfish, woodlice, mantis shrimp, prawns and barnacles. From scurrying Hermit Crabs to energetically paddling shrimp, they exhibit a myriad of locomotion methods, and inhabit a diverse range of aquatic environments, some also making themselves at home on land, such as the Christmas Island Red Crab and the Robber Crab.

Encounter the diminutive Krill, then its colossal relative, the Japanese Spider Crab, which can span up to four metres across. Just Crustaceans challenges preconceived notions about these creatures, emphasizing their ecological importance, remarkable adaptations and astounding diversity.