Strawberry Crab Neoliomera pubescens The Saltwater Strawberry Crab is a reef safe crab also known as The Red Boxing Crab. They will eat algeae and detritus in the aquarium and help keep it clean. Diet may need to be supplemented. As with any crab, being well fed is essential to keeping this crab happy.
COMMON NAME: Strawberry Crab
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Neoliomera pubescens
SIZE AVAILABLE: ~1/4 inch
MINIMUM TANK SIZE: Nano tanks, less than 20 gallons
CARE LEVEL: Moderately easy REEF SAFE: Yes
- More suited for Nano aquaria. May get lost in reef aquaria due to small size and nature.
- Bright pink with white spots.
- Also known as Red Boxing Crab.