Electric Blue Hermit Crab (Calcinus elegans)
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Electric Blue Hermit Crab (Calcinus elegans)
Electric Blue Hermit Crab (Calcinus elegans)

Electric Blue Hermit Crab (Calcinus elegans)

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The Electric Blue Hermit Crab,originates exclusively from the Marshall Islands. This crab has electrifying blue legs and its antennae stand out with its bright orange color. The Electric Blue Leg Hermit Crab is a valuable addition to an aquarium because it will eat algae including green hair algae and cyanobacteria. In addition, it provides valuable aeration by sifting through the sand. This is one Hermit Crab that is reef-safe. | |= COMMON NAME: ||= Electric Blue Hermit Crab | |= SCIENTIFIC NAME: ||= Calcinus elegans | |= SIZE AVAILABLE: ||= ~3/4 inch | |= MINIMUM TANK SIZE: ||= 20 gallons | |= FOOD/DIET: ||= Omnivore | |= CARE LEVEL: ||= Moderately easy | |= REEF SAFE: ||= Yes | |= AVAILABILITY: ||= Most always available - 99% |
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T. Fells of Denver, Colorado
Electric Blue Crab
I just wanted to say that these crabs are spectacular and so fun to watch. I got one from a local store and it was much more expensive than here. I will order from here in the future. One thing to watch for is that mine started attacking snails after a while despite having plenty of shells around to move into. It may have just been my guy, but it is something to keep an eye on.
Rudy of Houston, Texas
I have been buying different items from Reefs2Go for a while now and they do not disappoint. I've ordered different type of crabs and snails in packs or separately and I always recieve good healthy animals. The quality is great. I did get a brittle starfish once that was mush and some snails that were DOA when they arrived but I was given credit quickly. Everything arrives as stated on the website and delivery is prompt. Now the pods are awesome from here. It's not the stuff you can buy at yo...
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