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Saw-blade shrimp (Tozeuma armatum) Serena Pata, Lembeh. Geotagged,Indonesia,Saw-blade shrimp,Spring,Tozeuma armatum Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

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The saw-blade shrimp is a species of broken back shrimp (Hippolydiae) that occurs throughout the Indo-West Pacific and the Red Sea.
The shrimp is associated with black corals and sea whips. An elongated shrimp, which blends in with the coral not only by its shape, but also by adopting the same colour bands as it's particular coral colony host. It can be white, yellow, orange, red or combination of these. The rarest colour combination is yellow and blue. It's body is transparent with irregular.. more

Similar species: Ten-footed Crustaceans
Species identified by Patomarazul
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Uploaded Nov 8, 2018. Captured May 24, 2018 05:54 in Unnamed Road, Papusungan, Lembeh Sel., Kota Bitung, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia.
  • TG-5
  • f/6.3
  • 1/200s
  • ISO200
  • 18mm