Hermit crab ID

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  1. Slaapkousie

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    Hi can anyone ID this little guy?
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    Judging by the shell. Both got the same shell, I would say these came in on a Philippines shipment.
    BTW, that snail shell is mostly from there and also a predator snail.
     
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    Thin stripe or sometimes called a green stripe hermit. From Caribbean
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    Thanks guys. Seems most lfs got these in somehow
     
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    @RiaanP jy het nie dalk 'n reef safe hermit of twee en/of reef safe slak wat ek by jou kan oorneem of koop nie?
     
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    Does he have a ID book maybe contact customs
     
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    Is jy in Potch?
     
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    Jip jip is in potch more en Sondag. Vandag in Klerksdorp en vanaand na 9 eers in potch terug
     
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    Thats a little extreme
     
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    still got outstanding chats on the overflow design. Coming through to Welkom next week. Will see if I can stop by for a chat.
     
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    Agreed but it was a funny thought

     
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    Call Customs to possibly close down a shop.Yes, thats hilarious.
     
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    Dude wake up for the crab really
     
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    Dude Customs are for Illegal Immigrants not for closing shops down really :001_cool:
     
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    Lol overflow is going well
     
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    I've never seen this hermit local, and do not find it in my books. As far as I'm concerned, it is not local, but "immigrant"
    And if more that one shop got them, from old Pietersburg to Potchefstroom, then I do believe one of the wholesalers brought in a bunch of them.

    I just hope they are reef save.
     
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    Jip it's a stretch.. The stores got them in on name of Clibonarias longitarsus but it doesn't match for me...
     
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