Incredible footage of hermit crab changing shells with anemones!

In this exciting excerpt from the third season of Jonathan Bird's Blue World, Jonathan films a hermit crab changing shells and then also transferring its anemones from one shell to the other. This is extremely rare footage of a seldom-seen behavior!

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+9 1. cameramaster commented 3 years ago

Amazing stuff...aint nature wonderful :-)
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+6 2. snotraddict commented 3 years ago

Wow, this is so cool.
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+6 3. Jadzia49 commented 3 years ago

Amazing to look in on the intelligence of animals, see how they adapt in order to survive and have a better life.
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+3 4. braveheart2052 commented 3 years ago

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+2 5. Judge-Jake commented 3 years ago

I've seen the shell changing before many times but this is a first with moving the lodgers which incidentally would be a perfect name for anemones. ;)
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+5 6. sux2bu commented 3 years ago

When you move to a new house it makes sense to take your yard ornaments with you. ;)
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+5 7. Jabafara commented 3 years ago

Awesome little creatures! That music was spot on for this video! ;)