Anemone Shrimp

Anemone Shrimp Anemone Shrimp
Anemone Shrimp

Credit: Johan Folmeus

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Anemone Shrimp

Credit: Johan Folmeus

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Anemone Shrimp

Credit: Emmy Ahlen

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Anemone Shrimp

Credit: Emmy Ahlen

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Anemone Shrimp

Credit: Emmy Ahlen

Anemone Shrimp Ancylomenes holthuisi
Description

Ancylomenes holthuisi is commonly known as the Anemone Shrimp. There are many species and several genera. Most live in sea anemones in warm sea water.

Scientific Rank
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:
Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Class:
Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda (Crustaceans)
Family: Palaemonidae (Palaemonidae)
Genus: Ancylomenes (Anemone Shrimp)
Species: Ancylomenes holthuisi

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