Kiwa hirsuta ( crustacea )

Friday, June 5, 2009

The divers have found a kind of new animal body shell (crustacea) in the South Pacific Ocean similar crabs. Uniquely, this animal has a similar layer of blonde fuzz on the peach tweezers and feet-feet.

According to French researchers, which they call animal Kiwa hirsuta is very different compared to other species, so that they include them in class or a new genus and new family.

Team divers strange crabs found in the depth of 2298 meters in a region about 1440 kilometers south of Easter Island last year, so according to Michel Segonzac, from Institut Sea exploration or French IFREMER.

Crustacea new findings described in the journal Natural History National Museum of Paris. This furry crabs and a white long or about 15 centimeters of salad plates.

Characteristics that make a marvelous wonder researchers are feathering fine tweezers to cover it. This invention is a valuable prize in the diving expedition organized by Robert Vrijenhoek of the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute in California.


dzinofa June 5, 2009 at 7:18 PM  

hii broo.. ulah ngblog wae.. dahar heula..

Ram Bansal, the Theosoph June 6, 2009 at 1:11 AM  

A good start and a good subject. Congrats.
Ram Bansal

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