Rosy hermit crab
Calcinus rosaceusis commonly referred to as Rosy hermit 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: 6229 AphiaID: 208678 Scientific: Calcinus rosaceus German: Rotmeer Einsiedler English: Rosy Hermit Crab Category: Hermit Crabs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Diogenidae (Family) > Calcinus (Genus) > rosaceus (Species) Initial determination: Heller, 1861 Occurrence: Madagascar, Mauritius, Mayotte, Red Sea, Réunion , Somalia Sea depth: 1 - 2 Meter Size: up to 1.18" (3 cm) Temperature: 68 °F - 77 °F (20°C - 25°C) Food: omnivore 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: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2013-10-16 18:28:02
Last edit: 2013-10-16 18:28:02
Calcinus rosaceus Heller, 1861
This hermit crab lives on rocky shores.All hermit crabs need larger houses, in which they can move. Calcinus rosaceus is endemic to the Red Sea.The photo was taken in Egypt.
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