is this guy a threat

Discussion in 'General Discussions and Advice' started by ashley100, 10 May 2011.

  1. ashley100

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    my boxing shrimp is running around with no pinches and my sally foot crab disappeared, I read that the arrow crab is a carnivore. but when i got it, it was really small now it is the biggest thing in my tank. Should i sump him ?

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    Damn, I thought a boxer shrimp would kick an arrow crab's ass. Sump him or sell him I'd say
     
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    and my boxer shrimp is big, but this arrow crab just keeps on growing
     
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    I was too lazy to type it out so I took a photo of the page in my book, hope I don't get shouted at for copyright infringement. :blush: Looks like these guys can be quite nasty. Maybe try feed it more?

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    Book: Marine Invertebrates by Ronald L. Shimek
     
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    nasty bugger gonna sump him now

    i read another article but did not make it sound so bad

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    lol...now thats the hight of laziness! :lol:

    Nice info though Dean. ;)
     
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    Thanx alot for the info, was gonna buy one, but not any more. :y13:
     
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