Hermit Crab

Discussion in 'ID Needed' started by lIghty, 7 Sep 2008.

  1. lIghty

    lIghty

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    Hi Friends, :wave2:

    Are the local hermit crabs with the red legs reefsafe?

    Thanks
     
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    I have not yet had problems with any of the local dwarf hermits. lIghty. Not even the red (wine colored) one
     
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    lIghty Thread Starter

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    thanks, will keep a eye on them!
     
  5. Warr7207

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    Just don't give them bigger shells or they get really big, also be careful if they under fed, they'll take done big turbo snails for the "caravan" ;)
     
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    Ive got seven in my tank, had eight and i think his shell got pawned:) so i scooped his bits off my substrate this morning:whistling: very cool guys to watch:) got one that does laps around the tank, flipping all the others he comes across then does it again on the next lap:) fun stuff:)
     
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    What would eat the hermit crab, i found one of my blue legged ones bones lying on my substrate this morning but i cannot find his shell ? Any help out there
     
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    he may have sheaded
     
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    Thank you lanzo, ill be on the lookout for him them. :thumbup:
     
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