Christmas Island has nothing to do with a big jolly man in a red suit. Instead, it has its own distinct bright red mascot: millions and millions of land crabs. Every year, this Australian island territory is flooded not by the surrounding Indian Ocean, but by an overwhelming wave of scarlet, clawed crustaceans. Trust us, the annual migration needs to be seen to be believed.
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Christmas Island's Red Crab Invasion
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Written by Joanie Faletto October 20, 2017
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