Clibanarius sp The Saltwater Red Hermit Crab is also known as the thin stripe hermit crab. It will make its home in abandoned snail shells of various size and shape. It is important to offer empty shells to accommodate their growth. It is reef safe. This is a very large crab ranging from 2 inches to 4 inches.
COMMON NAME: Red Hermit Crab
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Clibanarius vittatus
SIZE AVAILABLE: ~2-4 inch
MINIMUM TANK SIZE: 1 crab per tank
CARE LEVEL: Moderately easy
REEF SAFE: Yes
AVAILABILITY: Most always available - 99%