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Old 05-17-2004, 02:29 PM   #1
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Blue Leg Hermit Crab ?

I picked up 10 Blue Leg Hermit Crab. (Clibanarius tricolor) at my LFS today. How many should I put in my 29 gal tank.? should I have got more.?
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wow. I would think 10 would be alot for a 29 gallon. are they tiny?
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They grow fast. make sure you have extra shells or they will take out you snails to get them. They grow fast.
I have some in my tank, they do a good job of cleaning up, but they will need enough to eat. in a 29 it may be tough.
A couple would be OK, but 10 IMO is too many.
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They are very small
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