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Old 04-12-2013, 10:51 PM   #1
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Arrow crab question

Do arrow crabs claws grow back?
I just got one and now I notice it has a missing left claw.
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Old 04-12-2013, 11:37 PM   #2
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Yes, they will shed about once a month they grow back fast . And min is about 8" in diameter...
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Old 04-12-2013, 11:39 PM   #3
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Phew, thanks.
I'm kinda confused with your last sentence? 8" min?
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Sorry mine* I :caught: mine when he was about 4 inch diameter his claw broke off an two molts later he grew to 8 inch and his claw was completely grown back
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Wow, 8" in diameter! Are we talking about the same crab? I'm sure we are but my arrow is only about 2 1/2" in diameter in a 29 gallon. I didn't realize that they got humongous!
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Old 04-13-2013, 02:15 AM   #6
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Ya huge I never see them when I'm diving so I snatched him up
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