Red-Spotted Guard Crab, Tiger Coral Crab
Trapezia tigrinais commonly referred to as Red-Spotted Guard Crab, Tiger Coral Crab. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. A aquarium size of at least 112 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 1094 AphiaID: 210186 Scientific: Trapezia tigrina German: Rot-Gepunktete Korallenkrabbe, Tiger-Korallenkrabbe English: Red-Spotted Guard Crab, Tiger Coral Crab Category: Crabs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Trapeziidae (Family) > Trapezia (Genus) > tigrina (Species) Initial determination: Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, Arabian Sea, Australia, China, French Polynesia, Guam, Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Aqaba / Gulf of Eliat, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Hawaii, India, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Israel, Marschall Islands, Mauritius, Mayotte, North Pacific (Ocean), Palau, Philippines, Pitcairn Islands, Red Sea, Réunion , Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, the Andaman Sea, the Seychelles, Tuamoto Islands, USA Sea depth: 1,75 - 40 Meter Size: 0.59" - 0.98" (1.5cm - 2.5cm) Temperature: 62.6 °F - 82.4 °F (17°C - 28°C) Food: Detritus Tank: 24.64 gal (~ 112L) Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2004-10-10 21:57:56
Last edit: 2020-11-29 15:54:21
Trapezia tigrina Eydoux & Souleyet, 1842
This species is a Red-spotted Guard Crab.
Trapezia danae Ward, 1939 (junior synonym)
Trapezia danai Ward, 1939 (incorrect spelling of junior synonym)
Trapezia punctata Coulon, 1864 (junior synonym)
Trapezia wardi Serène, 1971 (junior synonym)
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