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Giant Crab Gets New Home

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SCHEVENINGEN, NETHERLANDS -

The largest living crab ever seen in Europe arrived this morning at his new home in the Netherlands.

The orange colored majestic Japanese giant spider crab has been named 'Alexander' and has been looked after at the SEA LIFE fish holding facility in, Dorset, UK before making its way to The Netherlands.

A specially designed tank will become his new home.

Alexander is a grown adult, whose claw span is over 5 feet.

When fully grown a giant spider crab can measure up to 15 feet.