Spotted-Leg Guard Crab
Trapezia guttatais commonly referred to as Spotted-Leg 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: 4739 AphiaID: 210175 Scientific: Trapezia guttata German: Gepunktete-Beine Korallenkrabbe English: Spotted-Leg Guard Crab Category: Crabs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Trapeziidae (Family) > Trapezia (Genus) > guttata (Species) Initial determination: Rüppell, 1830 Occurrence: China, French Polynesia, Madagascar, New Caledonia, Red Sea, Réunion , Tansania, the Kermadec Islands, the Seychelles Size: up to 0.79" (2 cm) Temperature: 73.4 °F - 80.6 °F (23°C - 27°C) Food: Algae, Brine Shrimp Nauplii, Brine Shrimps, Detritus, Living Food, Lobster eggs 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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Created: 2012-10-16 09:15:46
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Trapezia guttata Rüppell, 1830
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