Trapezia formosais commonly referred to as Guard Crab. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 2607 AphiaID: 443878 Scientific: Trapezia formosa German: Korallenkrabbe English: Guard Crab Category: Crabs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Trapeziidae (Family) > Trapezia (Genus) > formosa (Species) Initial determination: Smith, 1869 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, China, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands, Guam, Indonesia, Japan, Kenya, Marschall Islands, Mayotte, Mexico (East Pacific), Mozambique, North Pacific (Ocean), Panama, Philippines, Red Sea, Réunion , Thailand, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands Sea depth: - 8 Meter Size: up to 0.39" (1 cm) Temperature: °F - 78.8 °F (°C - 26°C) Food: Commensalism, Zooplankton Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Trapezia formosa Smith, 1869
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