JungleDragon is a nature and wildlife community for photographers, travellers and anyone who loves nature. We're genuine, free, ad-free and beautiful.

Join

Dotted line Small bubble coral shrimp(Vir philippinensis) <br />
Indonesia, Lembeh Bubble coral shrimp,Indonesia,Macro,Philippines,Vir philippinensis,bubble,coral,shrimp,underwater Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

    comments (7)

  1. Fantastic shot, Andrey! Interesting to see the partial transparency and purple "joints". Posted 8 years ago
    1. Thanks!) Posted 8 years ago
  2. what is this
    Posted 8 years ago, modified 8 years ago
    1. It's a shrimp, as the description says. Posted 8 years ago
  3. Well done! Posted 8 years ago
  4. (no wiki page yet) Posted 7 years ago
  5. Wow, fantastic creature very well taken. Posted 7 years ago

Sign in or Join in order to comment.

Small shrimp with transparent body, purple antennae, purple line running down each leg. It is found on bubble coral (Plerogyra sinuosa). First described by A.J. Bruce & A. Svoboda in 1984.

Similar species: Ten-footed Crustaceans
Species identified by WildFlower
View Andrey Narchuk's profile

By Andrey Narchuk

All rights reserved
Uploaded Dec 22, 2011. Captured Sep 6, 2009 10:20.
  • Canon EOS 5D
  • f/14.0
  • 1/160s
  • ISO200
  • 100mm