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Crab just appeared in tank

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Hi could anyone help identify this crab? It’s just appeared in our tank .the tank is a year old and this is the first shedding to be seen. I’ve seen it take some of the small snails for food. Just wanting to ID and know if it is safe to keep in my tank. Thanks 😁
Last Edit: Nov 6, 2018 4:26:37 pm by Kellog82

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Looks like a red mithrax crab. Omnivore

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