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Hairy Shrimp

Phycocaris simulans


This Hairy Shrimp - Phycocaris simulans are super tiny in size, probably the biggest of them is just 5 mm! As their name implies, they have appendages all over their body that looks like 'hairs'. They can be variable in colours - brown,grey,yellow,red,green and probably many others.


Mostly found among sandy or coral rubbles and near to algaes


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Batangas, Philippines

Lat: 13.76, Long: 120.91

Spotted on Apr 13, 2013
Submitted on Aug 9, 2016

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