Calcinus guamensisis commonly referred to as Guam hermit. Difficulty in the aquarium:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 12541 AphiaID: 367438 Scientific: Calcinus guamensis German: Guam Einsiedlerkrebs English: Guam Hermit Category: Eremitkrebs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Diogenidae (Family) > Calcinus (Genus) > guamensis (Species) Initial determination: Wooster, 1984 Sea depth: 11 - 18 Meter Size: 0,6 cm - 0,8 cm Temperature: °C - 25°C Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2019-11-07 13:55:01
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Calcinus guamensis Wooster, 1984
Calcinus guamensis is a very small species. Common in deeper water than other Calcinus. Body colour is brown or olive fading to white. Walking legs tipped with black and white tips on the chelae.
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