Iridopagurus reticulatusis commonly referred to as Reticulated 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.
Profile lexID: 12208 AphiaID: 366484 Scientific: Iridopagurus reticulatus German: Einsiedlerkrebs English: Reticulated Hermit Crab Category: Paguri Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Paguridae (Family) > Iridopagurus (Genus) > reticulatus (Species) Initial determination: García-Gómez, 1983 Sea depth: 1 - 38 Meter Size: 0,5 cm - 1 cm Temperature: 24°C - 27°C 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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Iridopagurus reticulatus García-Gómez, 1983
Right-Handed Hermits. Very fast hermit crabs. Often found in sandy ares. Eat algae and detritus. Usually very small, less than a half inch. Iridopagurus reticulatus with net-like pattern.
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