hermit crab

  1. vitaly

    Impostor Crabs

    Check out these cool porcelain crabs that I have caught at the oyster reef in Florida. They aren't crabs at all, but highly evolved squat lobster. Lots of different crustaceans are evolving crab forms recently. Pretty amazing. Cray is the ultimate end point of evolution. Please subsce to my...
  2. mattybecks

    Hermit Crab , starfish ID

    As the title suggests, please me ID this Hermit. He doesn't seem to really climb rocks, but spends mostly all his time on the sand bed. Eats all kinds of Algae and sifts through the sand. I have tried to feed shrimp but he isn't interested in this. there is one picture of a star fish too. Don't...
  3. mattybecks

    Quirky crab

    Does anyone else's hermit crab do this? I have 11 in total, but there is only one who likes to find a nice position (full light, in the open) flip over, lay on his back, and just stare at the surface. He can do this for a long time before getting up, grazing a little, and then come back to the...
  4. mattybecks

    My first Marine tank 170L. 100cm x 40cm x 45cm.

    Thought I would share some pics of my setup. Added the clowns two weeks ago, and the firefish yesterday. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9_PJWT7dzKI&feature=youtu.be
  5. vitaly

    Dania Beach Intercoastal: Hermit Crabs

    I took a dive at the Dania Beach Intercoastal. The water was very muddy and it was a little boring. I was about to go home, but than I've notice a huge colony of small hermit crabs. They were everywhere, walking around in their fancy shells))) I've also spotted an evil Stone Crab (Menippe...