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 No.618868

At least 12 species of crabs, prawns and lobsters collected from the deep seas in West Java are new to science. Another 40 are new records for Indonesia. Here are some of these strange and fascinating finds.

SINGAPORE: The expedition lasted two weeks. But it will take two years for the scientists to complete their studies of more than 12,000 specimens - some bizarre and new to science - hauled up from the bottom of the Sunda Strait and Indian Ocean.

These Indonesian waters off West Java had been largely unexplored by marine biologists until now. That changed in March, when a combined team from Singapore and Indonesia set out to sea.

“People have collected data off west of Sumatra, eastern parts of Indonesia and southeastern part of Java,” said Professor Peter Ng, head of the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum at the National University of Singapore (NUS).

“But for whatever reasons, the Sunda Strait in southwestern and southern Java were poorly collected. We had almost no information about the deep-sea animals living there.

So we thought, here’s a nice chance to fill the gap. We cannot conserve what we do not know.

Prof Ng, a well-known crab expert, led the 14-day South Java Deep Sea Biodiversity Expedition (SJADES 2018) with Professor Dwi Listyo Rahayu, a world authority on hermit crabs from the Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI).

The research vessel with 31 scientists and support staff sailed from Jakarta towards Cilacap in southern Java and back, covering a total distance of 2,200km.

https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/cnainsider/deep-sea-sunda-strait-new-species-singapore-indonesia-10227902

 No.619507

Fuck this board. Jim nuking threads that even mention him! Guess I'll bump a crab thread then.

>inb4 this thread is slso nuked


 No.619508

File: ac5a2cce57b0e81⋯.jpg (20.52 KB, 300x300, 1:1, I can almost hear.jpg)

>>619507

>nigger posts "le ebin made-up news story to news board

>upset when it is deleted and OP banned

You should join him.


 No.619509

File: eff17d8b327e6fb⋯.jpg (53.53 KB, 512x512, 1:1, we_have_crabs_postcard-r8d….jpg)

>>619507

Can I get crabs from this bread?


 No.619510

>>619507

You'll find that the only threads that get deleted are the ones that aren't even news stories and just fake links like "jimsucksdick.com."


 No.619511

>>619508

>assumes most of the news on here isn't pure shit

At least this is an informative article.

>new to science

>12 species

>40 new records

Crustaceans rule!


 No.619512

Do you think crabs ever look at all the different looking people and say wow, that's a new species of human?


 No.619513

>>619510

Lel. Must have missed that one. That wasn't what I was referring to, but you're right – that wouldn't be news now would it?

Anyone have the pic of a crab grabbing that guys dick? The SFW one preferably? unless you spoiler that shit


 No.619514

>>619512

Fairly probable.


 No.619515

>>618868

Shitskins with no respect for nature using the most invasive method to discover underwater fauna: trawling.

Compare with https://www.hooktube.com/watch?v=4Mfa7sh_QKs


 No.619516

Geez. Tell the world about it. The japanese will hunt all these new tasty creatures to extinction now.

Idiot scientists.


 No.619589

File: cf2c8a2e0db61cc⋯.jpg (170.86 KB, 500x375, 4:3, downloadfile-11.jpg)

>>619516

Not sure even the Japs will eat crabs as small as some of these. Might as well be eating pubic lice.


 No.619592

File: b303340e77c4def⋯.jpg (124.2 KB, 800x600, 4:3, downloadfile-16.jpg)

>>619589

I agree.

More meat on 'em when they're older.


 No.619593

>>619592

I meant bigger.


 No.619595

I don't come to 8chan to read articles about fucking pubic lice.


 No.619599

File: 7718d51f2a512bd⋯.jpg (131.6 KB, 800x600, 4:3, PicsArt_05-16-08.14.07.jpg)

>>619595

What do you come to 8chan for?

Enquiring minds want to know.


 No.619602

File: 296be53de9bca28⋯.jpg (246.32 KB, 1280x720, 16:9, downloadfile-20.jpg)

>>619599

I come for the propane articles, but I stay for the crabs.

They're just too tasty.


 No.619606

File: b34f686d06aaac4⋯.jpg (472.77 KB, 1400x843, 1400:843, downloadfile-26.jpg)

>>618868

>one of the creatures was found in discarded underwear

Sounds a bit fishy. Do tell more.


 No.619609

File: 15643e29b435b58⋯.jpg (25.58 KB, 474x355, 474:355, downloadfile-15.jpg)

>>619606

Welp, I was just down on the beach, got naked, I was minding my own business, when this crab walked up…

He was so cute!


 No.619614

>>619515

Submersibles are extremely expensive and can't necessarily explore deep trench environments due to pressure.


 No.619615

File: c1a41687b165a2b⋯.jpg (29.74 KB, 360x400, 9:10, downloadfile-21.jpg)

>>619609

That's how it always starts anon


 No.619625

File: 6c2fdb3bb79b340⋯.jpg (55.34 KB, 474x669, 158:223, downloadfile-23.jpg)

>tfw I will never have a crab qt gf


 No.619640

File: a4ebe1bfcb01b29⋯.jpg (172.72 KB, 800x900, 8:9, PicsArt_05-16-10.06.08.jpg)

>>619625

Mine's gotten a bit snappy with me lately. You're welcome to take her off my hands.


 No.619653

>>619640

I thought you didn't like anime Johhny!


 No.619655

>>619653

It's growing on me.


 No.619665

>>619653

He'll make an exception for furries.


 No.619788

File: ebe68b87246602e⋯.jpg (150.63 KB, 800x600, 4:3, PicsArt_05-16-02.18.08.jpg)

>>619665

Confirmed.

sorry folks, got a job, unlike Andrew, so I have little time to post here or create decent OC for your enjoyment; hence the roughshod appearance.

Download at will.


 No.619802

Bumping le epic crab thread


 No.619846

>>618868

>Panty crabs

Noice!


 No.619848

>>618868

Scientists complain about too much plastic and garbage on the bottom of the ocean, which they are trawling, leave plastic net on bottom of ocean, then complain about how too much plastic and garbage is left on the bottom of the ocean. Classic.

Welcome to current year.


 No.619867

File: 2dae5db9c175545⋯.png (896.51 KB, 675x1200, 9:16, PicsArt_05-16-05.01.59.png)

Cum on in anytime.

Dis bread has crabs!


 No.622693

can't slide crab news


 No.623365

>>619507

really? so if somebody mentions Jim on a thread it gets nuked?


 No.623371

>>623365

Jim has crabs


 No.623383

File: 3de0bf7bfc78533⋯.jpg (43.45 KB, 576x504, 8:7, 3de0bf7bfc785336834a8ceec3….jpg)

>>623371

Not saying you don't have a good reason to, Andy, but unironically why do you have such a hate-on for Jim?


 No.623697

snib


 No.623860

snab


 No.623870

Snicker snack!

Glad to see some 'real' news on the front page again.


 No.623871

>>622693

>can't slide crab news

Not so much. Only propane news is more important here, and that would be subjective – like most news nowadays.


 No.623872

File: 754932b6c046a5f⋯.jpg (28.57 KB, 550x335, 110:67, 1457983662851[1].jpg)

>>623871

>Only propane news is more important

I disagree there m8

Street shitter news is also quite important




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