Rahul Sharma

Ancylomenes magnificus

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Kingdom  Animalia
Subphylum  Crustacea
Family  Palaemonidae
Scientific name  Ancylomenes magnificus
Rank  Species
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Decapoda
Genus  Ancylomenes
Higher classification  Periclimenes
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Similar  Periclimenes, Ancylomenes, Crustacean, Caridean Shrimp, Palaemonidae

Ancylomenes magnificus, is a kind of cleaner shrimp common to the Western Pacific Ocean at depths of 3–29 metres (10–95 ft).

These shrimp are commonly found on scleractinian coral, Catalaphyllia and the anemone, Dofleinia armata. They have a transparent body except on the carapace and segments of the abdomen which have bands of white specks outlined in red. The tail and the hump on the abdomen are also white.

References

Ancylomenes magnificus Wikipedia


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