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Lamarck's Porcelain Crab - Crabs---Porcelain Crabs

Also known as Anomura Crab, False Crab, Porcelain Crab, Porcellana Lamarck. Found under rocks in shallow waters and rock-pools of coral and rocky reefs. They feed on plankton. Length -.. more

Lesser Blue Crab - Crabs

Also known as Blue Crab, Brachyura Crab, Dwarf Crab, Swimming Crab, True Crab. Found over rocky bottoms of estuaries, marshes and shorelines. They feed on crustaceans, fish, plant remains.. more

Lesser Spider Crab - Crabs - Spider Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crab, Corallimorph Crab, Decorator Crab, Decorator Spider Crab, Majid Crab, Small Spider Crab, True Crab. Found over hard bottom intertidal zones of shallow.. more

Lilac Coral Crab - Crabs---Coral Crabs

Also known as Blue Coral Crab, Commensal Crabs, Coral Guard Crab, Guard Crabs, Red Coral Crab, Red-dotted Guard Crab, Trapeze Crab, True Crab, Xanthid Crab. Found in pairs.. more

Lisa's Mantis Shrimp - Mantis Shrimps

Also known as Giant Mantis Shrimp, Giant Spearing Mantis Shrimp, Spearer Mantis Shrimp, Spearing Mantis Shrimp. This large mantis shrimp is found in a very large hole in.. more

Little Nipper Crab - Crabs

Also known as Beachrunner Crab, Blackback Land Crab, Black-backed Land Crab, Black Land Crab, Brachyura Crab, Little Nipper, Purple-backed Shore Crab, Terrestrial Crab, Tropical Land Crab, True.. more

Long Legged Decorator Crab - Crabs---Decorator Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crabs, Prickly Spider Crab, Soft Coral Spider Crab, Spider Crab, Spiny Spider Crab, True Crab. Found camouflaged with debris, rubbish and weed etc. on.. more

Long-arm Cleaner Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Anemone Partner Shrimp, Anemone Shrimp, Carid Shrimp, Commensal Shrimp, Cleaner Shrimp, Red Sea Anemone Shrimp. Found living symbiotically with corals and sea anemones over coral.. more

Long-clawed Squat Lobster - Squat Lobsters

Also known as Anomura Crab, Plated Lobster, Rugose Squat Lobster. Found under boulders and in crevices over mud, sand and rocky substrates in shallow to deeper waters of.. more

Longarm Prawn - Prawns

Also known as Ghost Shrimp, Longarm Shrimp, Longimanus Shrimp, Penaeid Shrimp. Found singly on mud and sandy bottoms, often buried in the sand with just their eyes showing. They.. more

Longspine Swimming Crab - Crabs---Swimming Crabs

Also known as Brachyura Crab, True Crab. Found over mud and sandy bottoms amongst broken shells and corals in both shallow and very deep waters of coral.. more

Longtail Tadpole Shrimp - Horseshoe Crabs---Tadpole Shrimp

Also known as American Tadpole Shrimp, Living Fossil, Mini Horseshoe Crab, Rice Tadpole Shrimp. Found in freshwater ponds and pools. They feed on algae, insects and organic debris. Length -.. more

Lottin's Snapping Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Alpheid Shrimp, Cauliflower Coral Shrimp, Coral Guard Snapping Shrimp, Coral Snapping Shrimp, Goby Shrimp, Lottini Pistol Shrimp, Pistol Shrimp, Pocillopora Shrimp, Snapping Shrimp, Spotted-claw.. more

Lysmatella Shrimp - Shrimps

Also known as Ambon Cleaner Shrimp, Carid Shrimp, Cleaner Shrimp, Dwarf Cleaner Shrimp, Humpback Cleaner Shrimp, Red-striped Cleaner Shrimp, Striped Cleaner Shrimp, Striped Small Cleaner, Yellowleg Cleaner.. more

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