ID please

Discussion in 'ID Needed' started by rakabos, 3 Feb 2011.

  1. rakabos

    rakabos

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    Hi

    Found this guy in the bottom of the bucket which had some live rock in.

    Good or bad?
    Sump or tank or sushi ?

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  3. chas84

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    I'd sump him if I were you.
     
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    A species of Emerald Crab maybe?
     
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    Martin,

    Could be a Mithrax crab , but it is difficult to see from the photo whether those pincers are sharp or rounded, so I'd agree with Chas to rather sump it.
     
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    Thx guys but do i really want him even in the sump if unsure as to his nature?
     
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    hes yours if u want him - i dont
     
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