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The Pom Pom Crab holds small sea anemones in its pinchers and waves them at potential threat as if it’s boxing. It may also use it’s “pom poms” to collect detritus, which it then feeds on. The anemones are dropped during molting but retrieved once this process is complete.

  • Posted: Saturday December 8th, 2012 at 11:23pm
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      got one of these for my aquarium today (:
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