Electric Blue Hermit (Calcinus elegans)
Care Level: Easy
Reef Compatibility: Yes
Minimum Tank Size: 5 gal
Approximate Purchase Size: 1 to 2 inches
Max Size: 2+ inches
Notes: The Electric Blue Leg Hermit Crab is a valuable addition to an aquarium because it will eat algae including green hair algae and cyanobacteria. In addition, it provides valuable aeration by sifting through the sand. This is one Hermit Crab that is reef-safe.
This item is held in an invertebrate only system.