Aneonme crab

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  1. Warr7207

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    Anemone crab

    Aneonme Crab, good, bad or ugly? Any good as cleaner crew ?
     
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    Anemone crabs are good, they form a symbiotic relationship with the nem'
     
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    And if no nem ?
     
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    They will get very lonely:( but harmless, keep an eye on it.
     
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    He has find a home in a green star polyp. And he is really small
     
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    Cool.
     
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    Awesome relationship between an Anemone Crab and an anemone. One of the easiest and more interesting symbiotic relationships we can create in our tanks in my opinion.
     
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    I had one in my nano but when i moved him to the big tank he vanished
    sorry to hijack but do you get orange nennie crabs?
     
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    stunning, got anenome crab in my tank , they discolour over time between moults go from spotty white to all sorts of algal colours
     
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