Gender?

This area is dedicated to the pioneers who have captive bred crabs, and for those who wish to learn more or attempt it themselves. Also for inquiring about the gender of your crabs.
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SLEPTAS
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Gender?

Post by SLEPTAS » Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:25 pm

I wasnt sure where to put this but how do you know what gender your hermit crab is. I've seen picture showing the underbelly but I cant really tellImage

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Re: Gender?

Post by RiNiKy506 » Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:15 pm

Female, I tried to circle her gonopores so you could see.
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Re: Gender?

Post by SLEPTAS » Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:18 pm

Whoops. I've been calling her a boy this whole time

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Re: Gender?

Post by RiNiKy506 » Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:20 pm

It’s ok, a lot of them go unchecked because a lot of people don’t like to handle their crabs. I was calling my original 4 boys and they were all girls except for one. Luckily, the one we named Bob was the male. Lol!


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