found in mangroves and on sandy or muddy beaches of West Africa, the Western Atlantic, Eastern Pacific and Indo-Pacific
it live in a mangrove underwater
The fiddler crab is in the Malacostraca class. Male fiddler crabs typically live for 3 years, and female fiddler crabs for 2 years.
Fiddler crabs feed on detritus, which is formed by decaying matter like plants and animals. So in essence a fiddler crab will feed on a deceased fiddler crab.
Fiddler crabs usually live 1.5 years or maybe 2, depending on the health and theplace they live.
These crabs are called fiddler crabs because when the crab is eating it looks like it is playing the fiddle.
The scientific name for the fiddler crab is "Uca Pugnax".
A Boy Fiddler Crab has 1 big claw and 1 small. A Girl Fiddler Crab has 2 small claws.
they bolong in the crab group like fiddler crab group
They live in salt water, because they usually live in the ocean. I learned this in school.I adopted a fiddler crab...TODAY! My teacher told me to buy salt water and they've been living in it for a long time.
You can get a fiddler crab at most pet stores. I got my fiddler crab at Walmart because they were cheap. However you can also go to Petsmart I know they have them and I am sure Petco will have them too. A lot of the petstores have fiddler crabs.