|Kingdom Animale | Phylum Arthropoda | Subphylum Crustacea | Class Malacostraca|
These small transparent shrimps (mainly Palaemon and Periclimenes) are very common in sandy and rocky areas although not easily seen. Most are scavengers. (Length, excluding pincers, up to l cm).
From A Guide to Seashore Life by Dr Leo W H Tan and Peter K L Ng
Published by the Singapore Science Centre and sponsored by BP
@Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research and Singapore Science Centre