Eriphia smithii Rough Redeye Crab
Eriphia smithiiis commonly referred to as Rough Redeye Crab. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
- Eriphia smithii
- Raue Rotaugenkrabbe
- Rough Redeye Crab
- Family tree:
- Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Eriphiidae (Family) > Eriphia (Genus) > smithii (Species)
- Initial determination:
- MacLeay, 1838
- East Africa, Indian Ocean, Kenya, Mangroves , Mauritius, Mozambique, Red Sea, Somalia, South-Africa, Tansania
- Sea depth:
- up to 2.36" (6 cm)
- °F - 68 °F (°C - 20°C)
- Algae, Clams, omnivore, Predatory, Snails
- Not suitable for aquarium keeping
- Toxic hazard unknown
- Not evaluated
- Red List:
- Not evaluated (NE)
- Related species at
Catalog of Life:
- Meerwasser-Lexikon Team
- 2020-12-21 19:55:23
- 2020-12-21 20:05:27
Eriphia smithii MacLeay, 1838
This crab is a common species and known as the rough redeye crab. Diet algae and molluscs.
Eriphia sebana smithii McLeay, 1838 (superseded combination)
Eriphia smithi McLeay, 1838 (incorrect spelling)
- WoRMS (en). Abgerufen am 30.03.2021.
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