Painted Spiny Lobster

A painted rock lobster has no claws. They have two pairs of big and strong antenna.The first pair of antennae are double ended,the second pair is hardy and spiny,both are usually white.The biggest ...


Ornate Spiny Lobster

Ornate spiny lobster (Panulirus ornatus) is a large edible spiny lobster with 11 larval stages that has been successfully bred in captivity.

It has a maximum total body length of 50 cm, but u...


Pacific cleaner shrimp

The Pacific Cleaner Shrimp can reach a length of 5-6 cm. The colour is light amber with one dorsal, white and two lateral, red longitudinal bands. There are two white spots on each side of the tail...


Banded coral shrimp

The Banded Coral Shrimp (Stenopus hispidus) reaches a total length of 60 millimetres (2.4 in), and has striking colouration.Often initially spotted by its long, bright-white antennae sticking out o...


Small-dot anemone crab

The Porcelain Anemone Crab, Neopetrolisthes maculatus is also known as the Spotted porcelain crab. They are decapod crustaceans in the Porcellanidae family. Although they resemble true crabs t...


Squat anemone shrimp

Thor amboinensis is a small shrimp growing to a length of about 13 millimetres (0.5 in). It is an olive brown colour with symmetrically placed white patches edged with thin blue lines. It character...