• Crab, Sponge

Crab, Sponge

Product Description

Product Description

The Sponge Crab, Domecia acanthophora, is also known as Elkhorn Coral Crabs. These crabs come from the Western Atlantic Ocean. These crabs collects pieces of sponge, anemones, coral polyps and other items and attaches them to its body for camoflage.They are omnivores and will eat high-quality meaty foods, flake food, and pellets.They require an aquarium of at least 20 gallons with live rock and a deep sand bed. They are semi-aggressive and may harm other invertebrates.


Minimum Tank Size

20 gallons

Care Level




Water Conditions

72-78 F, dKH 8-12, pH 8.1-8.4, sg 1.023-1.025

Max Size