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Spotted Cleaner Shrimp

       
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Size: 1/2" to 1"
Distinctive Features: Body is Transparent with 3 or 4 tan and white saddle markings across the back and sevenal white spots along sides. Legs & claws are banded with white and purple, lavender or red. Two Pairs of long, white hair like antennae with dark bands.
 
Description: Rows of pinkish eggs are occasionally attached to belly.
 
 
Abundance & Distribution: Common South Florida, Bahamas, Caribbean.
 
 
Habitat & Behavior: Live in association with a variety of anemones. Cleaner shrimp that perch on the tentacles of anemones.
 
Reaction to Divers: Unafraid
 
 
 
 
   
   
 
 
     
     
         
     
       
       
     
     
   
   
   
                       
                     
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