Ghost Shrimp (Phtisica marina)

Also known as Amphipod, Skeleton Shrimp

Description

Also known as Amphipod, Skeleton Shrimp.

Found singly sitting on algae, bryozoans, hydroids, seagrass and sponges in caves and over reefs.
They feed on micro-algae, crustaceans and detritus.
Length - ?cm
Depth - 0-1470m
Widespread Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean, Eastern Central Pacific Ref: http://www.sealifebase.org/summary/Phtisica-marina.html

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