Thai micro crabs (Limnopilos naiyanetri) truly lives up to its name, there maximum size is around 1 cm (0.4 inch). They live in water perimeters of PH 6.5-7.5 and temperatures of 22-28 celcius ( 72-78 f )

The micro crab as it stays so small, is best to be mixed with smailer size fish. They are peaceful so they can mix well with any small size fish, even shrimps.

They like to hide, so giving them a well planted tank with bog wood is good for them, to hide in and also to eat. They enjoy plants and plant roots in there diet. They have hair or small bristles on there claws and legs this is to help catch and eat small floating debri. Feeding them fish food like flake and small granular food is fine, they can also eat small amounts of soft Algae.

They do require an established tank, so for new tanks they are a no, no. The tank must be at least three months old.