Red Leg Hermitcrab

Overview

The term “inverts” is short for “invertebrates”, which are animals without a backbone. Sea urchins, star fish, even hermit crabs are all considered to be inverts. In fact, inverts represent more than 95% of all known species on Earth! Like corals, there are endless species of inverts to choose from when designing your marine habitat.

Red Leg Hermitcrab

Simple but very cool, these little guys require a system with a lot of algae to feed on.  If your system doesn’t have an abundance of algae, seaweed supplements can be added to fill out their diet.

Reef Safe? Yes
Temperament Peaceful
Origin Caribbean
Price $35

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