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Old 03-19-2011, 02:20 AM   #1
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What kind of coral is this on the crab shell?

What kind of coral is this on the crab shell? Some guy I bought a fish from gave him to me and I don't know what it is. Do I need to feed it anything?
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Old 03-19-2011, 02:57 AM   #2
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Decorator crab?
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Bling crab. Lol
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What kind of coral is this on the crab shell?
It`s a button polyp. Hopefully it will fall off and then start growing and colonizing where it falls.
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Can I remove it from his shell? He has lots of stuff growing on his shell!
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I would not. It will fall off sometime anyway.
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Old 03-20-2011, 01:25 AM   #7
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I was thinking anemone hermit...
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Old 03-20-2011, 04:33 AM   #8
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Lol i would let that crab roll in style. Its definitely a polyp.
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Looks so cool...

What kind of crab is that? I

have one in my tank that looks very much like it.... It hides as soon as the lights come on n it kinda camouflages with the LR Without the bonus lol

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yeah you dont want to take that off...it IS an anemone crab and naturally has that on his shell
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