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Spotting

Description:

Found it at the beach

Habitat:

Mediterenean Sea

1 Species ID Suggestions

mrmazzo
mrmazzo 6 years ago
Canocchia, Galera
Squilla mantis Squilla mantis


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5 Comments

mrmazzo
mrmazzo 6 years ago

It's a part of a Squilla Mantis, it's commonly eaten in that region. It's known as "Canocchia".

Palaimon
Palaimon 9 years ago

Thanks for this Information!!!!!!!

XXD17
XXD17 9 years ago

That's a caudal plate from a mantis shrimp...it covers the tail

Palaimon
Palaimon 9 years ago

Yes, my wife found it and we have no idea what it can be. I´m a diver, but i never seen something like this before. It´s not a part of a fish, it was really hard, like a part af a crab.

harsuame
harsuame 9 years ago

Wow interesante

Palaimon
Spotted by
Palaimon

Riccione, EMR, Italy

Spotted on Apr 16, 2012
Submitted on Apr 16, 2012

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