Be sure to read "Returning to Vana'diel" - our guide of changes to the game!

Already returned? Welcome back! Check out "Quickstart 1-119" - for a complete journey from level 1 to 119!

Seekers of Adoulin
SkirmishDelveIncursionVagarySinister ReignApex
Rhapsodies of Vana'diel
AreasMissionsEschaDomain InvasionGeas FeteOmen
Battle Content
AmbuscadeDynamis DivergenceUnityA.M.A.N. TroveHigh-Tier Mission BattlefieldsMaster TrialsMonstrosity
Current Login Campaign Current Login Campaign
GuidesTrust MagicMog GardenMonster RearingJob PointsCrafting October Update Items
Reforged Armor
Artifact: IL109IL119/+2/+3     Relic: IL109IL119/+2/+3     Empyrean: IL109IL119
Abjurations IL119JSE Necks
Superior Equipment: Su1/Su2/Su3/Su4/Su5
Ultimate WeaponsUltimate Augments


From BG FFXI Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
General Notes

Possess MP for Aspir.

Type Aquans
Related to
Detects Sound
Crystal Water Crystal icon.png Water Crystal
Crab Resistances *
Physical Damage Magical Damage Breath Damage Slashing Blunt H2H Piercing Ranged
Question Question Question Question Question Question Question Question
Element: Fire Element: Wind Element: Thunder Element: Light Element: Ice Element: Earth Element: Water Element: Dark
Question Question Question Question Question Question R Question
A: Absorbs · S: Susceptible · R: Resists

* Occasionally NMs and subfamilies will have differing resistances.
100% denotates that a monster takes full damage.
Anything above or below 100% is a bonus or penalty.

  • E.g At 5% a foe takes -95% damage.
See the Resist and Damage Type pages.


Ability Y' Area Target Class Type Effect Condition
Big Scissors 1p Physical Damage Inflicts damage.
Bubble Curtain Self Magical Damage Grants the user Magic Defense Bonus. +100 Magic Defense.
Bubble Shower AoE Magical Damage Element: Water Inflicts damage. Additional Effect: STR Down.
Metallic Body Self Magical Damage Grants the user Stoneskin.
Scissor Guard Self Magical Damage Grants the user Defense Bonus.
Area: 1P, AoE, Gaze, Conal · Target: Who the ability selects, Player or Monster

Class: Physical-Magical-Breath-Buff-None · Type: Element (E.g ice) or Damage Type (E.g piercing or blank)


Notorious Monster


Event Appearances

Name Event Zone
[[Heavy Metal Crab
Metal Crab]]
Crustacean Conundrum Waughroon Shrine
Bloody Coffin The Call of the Sea Misareaux Coast
Petrocrab The Big One Lufaise Meadows
Megapod Megalops Bugi Soden Labyrinth of Onzozo
Carrion Crab Demolition Duty Ilrusi Atoll
Kelp Crab Lost and Found Ilrusi Atoll
Trained Crab Brave Dawn I (Windurst) Ghoyu's Reverie
Nightmare Crab Dynamis Dynamis - Buburimu
Note: See the respective event/zone page. Mob names not listed here due to excess cases (ex: Campaign).
Name Event Zone
Bubbly Bernie The Cold Light of Day South Gustaberg
Ferrocrab The Big One Lufaise Meadows
Heike Crab Pirate's Chart Valkurm Dunes
Arrapago Crab Seagull Grounded Periqia
[[Carrion Crab
Undead Crab]]
Extermination Ilrusi Atoll
Desperately Seeking Cephalopods Ilrusi Atoll
Adamantshell Limbus South East Apollyon
Nipper Salvage Arrapago Remnants
Note: See the respective event/zone page. Mob names not listed here due to excess cases (ex: Campaign).

You Might Also Like These Articles