The 5 Largest Animals in the World

5- Japanese spider crab

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The Japanese spider crab (タカアシガニ takaashigani?, lit. “tall-legged crab”), Macrocheira kaempferi, is a species of marinecrab that lives in the waters around Japan. It has the largest leg span of any arthropod. It is the subject of small-scale fishery which has led to some conservation measures.

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