Not open for further replies. Red clawed crab& African Albino Clawed Frog. The crab was also a very good eater as we have tried many different things with it and the crab seems to enjoy them all. I noticed a couple days ago also that his lower carapace "trap door" was open where these crabs will exit upon molting. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Known for its small size and vibrant red coloration, this crustacean is a favorite item in the world pet … I sealed off every opening of the tank with half-inch galvanized mesh, and haven’t had any problems since. 5 Year Member. Red claw crabs are semi terrestrial. wikiHow's Content Management Team carefully monitors the work from our editorial staff to ensure that each article is backed by trusted research and meets our high quality standards. The RES is about 4 inches long and the the yellow bellied slider is about 6 inches. Expand signature:coffee2: Sep 27, 2010 #1 Tobi New Member. I was afraid she had gotten out, but eventually I found her hiding under the bio-wheel filter. *WARNING* Consumption of Raw Oysters or Undercooked Meats, Poultry, Seafoods, Shellfish or Eggs May Increase Your Risk of Food-Borne Illness, Especially If You Have Certain Allergy and Medical Conditions. -Grab the crab by the claws and back legs.-Put one point of the shell against a hard surface and pull down-This will remove the main shell.-Rip off mouth the area.-Flip the crab over and remove the flap on the back of the crab. The crab was very fun to watch and it frequently tried to escape and loved to climb the coral I have in the aquarium to reach the surface. Jan 4, 2009 993 0 16 52 Croton-on-Hudson, NY. Males have a narrower flap on the underside, females have a wider flap. I was wondering if I could have a small red clawed crab with them. Turn the crab over and remove the apron (the flap on the underside). If you want to try any of our mouthwatering offerings, contact us for reservations today. Feb 14, 2009 #2 I don't know that much, but from what I've read as the new exo grows in he'll grow a new claw. We serve a variety of flavorful authentic Cajun seafood dishes that you can customize. Be warned, crabs can climb! My crab escaped after just a few days. If you’re in the mood for fresh and delicious seafood, we invite you to visit Red Crab Seafood in Greensboro, NC. Please Inform Your Server If You Have Any Concerns. I recently bought a Red Claw Crab and it has been an amazing active pet. The Red Claw Crab, also called the Thai Crab, Mini Crab, or simply, the Red Crab, is a species of non-insect arthropods found in the waters of Indo-Pacific Asia. How to Open a Crab Wriggle off all the legs; use a cracker or mallet to crack the claw shells. Hard lesson here. View the menu for The Red Eyed Crab and restaurants in Port Norris, NJ. Never ever touch a critter that’s moulting. 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