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Flame Box Crab (Calappa flammea)

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Flame Box Crab (Calappa flammea)
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Flame Box Crab (Calappa flammea)

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Flame Box Crab

Calappa flammea


The Saltwater Flame Box Crab is an intersting species although
it is not reef safe. The Saltwater Flame Box Crab will burry
itsefl in the sand and will draw water into its gills and
spray it out of the top of its head. It have sharp scissor
like claws that it uses to tear open its prey such as hermit
crabs.
COMMON NAME: Flame Box Crab
SCIENTIFIC NAME:
SIZE AVAILABLE: ~3-4 inches
MINIMUM TANK SIZE: 50 gallons
FOOD/DIET: Carnivore
CARE LEVEL: Moderately easy
REEF SAFE: NO
AVAILABILITY: Seldom available