Purple Vampire Crab (Geosesarma dennerle)


The Purple Vampire Crab, sometimes referred to as a Devil Crab is a small colorful crab that does well in a semi-aquatic environment.  It thrives in captivity and can be kept in groups.  Contrasting purple and yellow make it one of the more striking Geosesarma crab species.

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Purple Vampire Crab (Geosesarma dennerle)

Origin: Wild Indonesia
Diet: Detritus, frozen & prepared feeds
Adult Size: 1.5″
Recommended Tank Size: 15 gallons
Compatibility: Generally peacefully, although males may battle for territory

Preferred Water Parameters
pH:                          6.8 – 7.8
Temp:                     75-80F
Ammonia:              0ppm
Nitrite:                    0ppm
Nitrate:                  <30ppm