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earwig999 earwig999
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  • Posted on: 11/9/2011 17:10
Anyone got one of these? #1
We rescued it from Maidenhead Aquatics. It was in a tank of only water! ??

It was labelled as a Vampire Crab.

From reading up I don't think it should be kept in water 100%, but more like 70% land and 30% water.

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Violet Violet
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  • Posted on: 11/9/2011 18:39
Re: Anyone got one of these? #2
Hi earwig

Looks like a vampire crab to me! Yes, they need land too.

Previous post on these and a pic of a nice set up here:
http://www.fishkeeping.co.uk/modules/ ... wtopic.php?topic_id=25302
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