Ghost Shrimp (Phtisica marina)

Also known as Amphipod, Skeleton Shrimp


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:


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