Shamefaced Crab (Calappa flammea)
Care Level: Easy
Reef Compatibility: With Caution
Minimum Tank Size: 30 gal
Approximate Purchase Size: 2" to 3"
Max Size: 2 ¾”
Notes: Shamefaced Crabs are walking crabs, meaning that their back legs are designed for walking rather than being flattened and used for swimming and digging. Shamefaced Crabs are usually scavengers rather than hunters.