Shell Guide: Coenobita brevimanus

Preferred Shell Guide to Coenobita brevimanus in Captivity

Turbo petholatus (tapestry turbo, spotted tapestry, banded tapestry, carved tapestry)

Good for tiny-large crabs

       

 

Turbo fluctuosus (striped turbo, Mexican turbo)

Good for tiny-large crabs
       

 

Turbo argyrostomus / T. setosus / T. sparverius / T. tumidulus (green turbo)

Good for tiny-large crabs

       

 

Turbo imperialis (jade turbo)

Good for large-jumbo crabs

   

 

Pleuroploca trapezium (horse conch, striped fox)

Good for small-jumbo crabs