|COMMON NAME:||Pom-Pom Crab|
|SCIENTIFIC NAME:||Lybia tesselata|
|SIZE AVAILABLE:||~1/2 inches|
|MINIMUM TANK SIZE:||20 gallons|
|CARE LEVEL:||Moderately easy|
|REEF SAFE:||Considered safe, may be aggressive.|
|AVAILABILITY:||Most always available - 99%|
- also known as Boxing Crab.
- Pom Pom crabs derive their name from the appearance of pom poms held on a pair of their legs.
- The pom poms are actually a pair of anemones from the Genus Bunodeopsis.
- Pom Pom crabs use these stinging anemones as a form of defense.