On Wednesday, September 30, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco visited the Muséum National d’histoire Naturelle in Paris, France. During the visit the sovereign prince was informed about the “…new species of crab found in Papua New Guinea during a naval expedition [supported by the Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco] led by Mr. Philippe Bouchet. The micro-crab was named the ‘Actaea Grimaldi’…” according to a press release.
In the afternoon, Prince Albert II toured the famous Sorbonne where he viewed a “…portrait of Princess Alice, widow first wife of the Duke of Richelieu and second wife of Prince Albert I of Monaco.”
Photos courtesy of the Palais Princier