Scientific name - Lybia tessellata \r\n\r\nFamily – Xanthidae\r\n\r\nCommon name – Pom Pom, Boxing Crab\r\n\r\nMax Size – 1 in (2.5 cm)\r\n\r\nCare Level – Easy\r\n\r\nTemperament – Peaceful\r\n\r\nFoods and feeding – This crab will filter feed from the water column with its symbiotic anemones. \r\n\r\nAquarium suitability - \r\n\r\nReef compatibility – Yes\r\n\r\nCaptive care – This crab has two symbiotic Bunodeopsis anemones on its claws. It uses the anemones to filter feed and in return takes care of the anemone. It will usually hide in the rockwork so this crab can be best seen in nano tanks after the lights are out. This crab can be easily harmed by fish, so it should be kept with appropriate tank mates and should be introduced after lights are out, near the rocks. Crabs are extremely sensitive to nitrates and copper and small amounts will kill them.