Can a hermit crab live alone?

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Can a hermit crab live alone?

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Coenobita compressus and Coenobita rugosus While a hermit crab can live alone, they do fare much better if they’re kept at least in pairs. In the wild, hermit crabs gather in large numbers, and they do appear to engage in at leat some basic social activity when kept together in captivity.