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Helpful Hermit Crabs Can Be Beautiful

Helpful Hermit Crabs Can Be Beautiful

The hermit crab is a very useful scavenger and algae eater for any aquarium. This diverse clean-up crew often displays some beautiful vibrant colors and patterns. Quality Marine stocks a nice variety of colorful species from the genera Calcinus, Ciliopagurus, Paguristes, Pagurus and more. QM is currently stocking over 11 different species. Most are small, so aquariums can accommodate numerous individuals. Some species are available in quantity discount.
Hermit crabs actively search accessible surfaces for available animal and plant matter. In general, they are safe with desirable invertebrates. These crabs must be provided with empty shells to move into as they grow.
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