Leptodius gracilisis commonly referred to as Round Crab. 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: 7120 AphiaID: 209088 Scientific: Leptodius gracilis German: Rundkrabbe English: Round Crab Category: Krabbor Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Xanthidae (Family) > Leptodius (Genus) > gracilis (Species) Initial determination: (Dana, ), 1852 Sea depth: Meter Size: bis zu 2.5cm Temperature: 22°C - 27°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: 2014-05-07 19:44:03
Last edit: 2021-05-21 12:33:25
Leptodius gracilis (Dana, 1852)
Its a crab with typical spoon-tipped pincers.This Round crab feeds principally on algae but also detritus and carrion.Leptodius gracilis is normally harmless.
Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Crustacea (Subphylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Eumalacostraca (Subclass) > Eucarida (Superorder) > Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Brachyura (Infraorder) > Eubrachyura (Section) > Heterotremata (Subsection) > Xanthoidea (Superfamily) > Xanthidae (Family) > Xanthinae (Subfamily) > Leptodius (Genus)
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