- Pea Crab
Carapace round and green-brown. Eyes small and close together. Up to 1 cm wide (carapace).
Hickman's Pea Crabs live like peas in a pod, inside the shells of bivalve molluscs, such as mussels. Males are smaller than the females.
Inside bivalve mollusc shells, to depth of 5 m.
Not harmful but a nip from claws could be painful.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed