Rubble crab, Horrid elbow crab
Daldorfia horridais commonly referred to as Rubble crab, Horrid elbow 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: 3406 AphiaID: 220551 Scientific: Daldorfia horrida German: Schuttkrabbe, Ellbogenkrabbe English: Rubble Crab, Horrid Elbow Crab Category: Crabs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Parthenopidae (Family) > Daldorfia (Genus) > horrida (Species) Initial determination: (Linnaeus, ), 1758 Occurrence: , Djibouti Australia, China, Easter Island (Rapa Nui), French Polynesia, Gambier Islands, Guam, Hawaii, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Japan, Madagascar, Malaysia, Marschall Islands, Mauritius, Mayotte, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Red Sea, Réunion , Samoa, Singapore, South-Africa, Sri Lanka, Tahiti, Taiwan, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, The Ryukyu Islands, the Seychelles, the Society Islands, Tuamoto Islands, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 0 - 125 Meter Size: 5.12" - 9.84" (13cm - 25cm) Temperature: 68 °F - 82.4 °F (20°C - 28°C) Food: Clam meat, Clams, Fish (little fishes), Frozen Food (large sort), Hermit crabs, Predatory, Smelts, Snails 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: Least concern (LC) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2010-11-29 01:27:20
Last edit: 2021-03-04 20:22:47
Daldorfia horrida (Linnaeus, 1758)
Daldorfia horrida commonly known as Horrid elbow crab feeds on various molluscs and sea shells, including Cantharus, Cerithium , Columbella , Conus , Trochus.
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