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Old 10-23-2006, 12:10 AM   #1
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Do Emerald Crabs shed?

I noticed some of my hermit crabs picking on my emerald crab. At first I just thought that the crab died, but then I thought about it. Maybe the crab shed his shell. I will have to look out for the crab to see if I see him crawling around. Will someone let me know if I am correct? I hope that is what it is. Thanks!
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Yup, all crabs moult in order to grow. You probably won't see him for a couple of days as they hide while the shell hardens totally.

Hope you find the guy.
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Yup, all crabs moult in order to grow. You probably won't see him for a couple of days as they hide while the shell hardens totally.

Hope you find the guy.
I agree and I hope you see him later on.
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