Galatheid crabs feast opportunistically on a pelagic catch. The largest crab individuals were feeding directly on the catch, whereas the smaller crabs waited their turn to on the outskirts of the group.  Video captured by the Little Hercules ROV on a site referred to as "Zona Senja" on August 2, 2010.

Video courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, INDEX-SATAL 2010.


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