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yeti crab, Kiwa hirsuta - Wikipedia


Kiwa hirsuta is a crustacean discovered in 2005 in the South Pacific Ocean. This decapod, which is approximately 15 cm (5.9 in) long, is notable for the quantity ...

MBARI | Discovery of the “Yeti Crab


This drawing shows the Yeti crab that was collected by scientists on the Pacific- Antarctic ridge. The drawing was created by scientific illustrator Karen Jacobson,  ...

New Species: Hairy-Chested Yeti Crab Found in Antarctica


Jun 24, 2015 ... The deep-sea crustacean, which lives near hydrothermal vents, is only the third species of yeti crab known to science.

Yeti Crab | Smithsonian Ocean Portal


The yeti crab (Kiwa hirsuta), an unusual, hairy crab with no eyes, was discovered in 2005 on a hydrothermal vent near Easter Island. It represents not only a new ...

Yeti Crab | Census of Marine Life


The unusual, hairy "yeti crab" represents not only a new species, but also a new family of crustaceans. During a series of submersible dives on the Easter Island ...

'Yeti' Crab Grows Its Own Food, Lives in Antarctic Spa - Live Science


Jun 24, 2015 ... What's white and blind and hairy all over? A yeti, of course! Or, in this case, a yeti crab — a marine creature that lives near the thermal vents in ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Yeti Crab&v=DG0xI6e_XLs
Jun 13, 2013 ... A strange new species of crab was recently discovered. The creature, Kiwa Hirsuta, is also being called the Yeti Lobster or Yeti Crab. No this is ...

Yeti Crab - Grows Its Own Food In Its Hair | Animal Pictures and ...


Yeti Crab - A white, hairy, bottom-dwelling crab that lives around hydrothermal vents may eat the bacteria in its hair.

Yeti crab grows its own food : Nature News & Comment


Dec 2, 2011 ... The yeti crab — so-called because of the hair-like bristles that cover its arms — is only the second of its family to be discovered. The first — an ...

Yeti crabs thrive in hot ocean vents near Antarctica | Earth | EarthSky


Jul 8, 2015 ... This species of crab - found abundantly near the hot-water vents of the Southern Ocean - have now been described for the first time.