Index
Kromme-Geelhout-Database

Species details

Genus

Genus : Palaemon
Family: Palaemonidae (Crustacea/Decapoda)
Taxon : Water invertebrate
Group : Animal

SPECIES
pacificus
NOTES

An almost transparent small shrimp to about 25 mm which has tiny nippers on the front legs and yellow spots at the leg joints. The rostrum is well developed, toothed and saw-like. It is a scavenger in shallow areas.


AUTHORITY
(Stimpson, 1860)
Sub Author
Conservation
Common
Habit
Not Applicable
Land Invertebrate
n/a 


Colour
Notes: An almost transparent body with fine dark lines.
Colour: White
Common Name
Sand shrimp
Shrimp
Habitat
NOTES: Very common in Old Man's Pool
HABITAT NAME: River
Uses
None known
None
Months
All year
Synonyms for Species
Leander okiensis
Leander pacificus



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