Scientific Name: Petrolisthes Galathinus
Care Level: Easy
Reef Compatibility: Yes
Minimum Tank Size: 5 gal
Max Size: 3 inches
Approximate Purchase Size: 1 to 2 inches
Notes: A peaceful and reef safe crab, this small crab enjoys a lot of live rock and companionship. It's a filter feeder but does enjoy small meaty food. Interesting to watch, as it has waving combs to catch particulates in the water. It can be found in the colors of black, orange, tan and a blue gray.
This item is kept in an invertebrate only system.