Threespine Shrimp
(Heptacarpus tridens)

image of a Threespine Shrimp

Image ID: 163-00

Other shots:  image of a Threespine Shrimp
Comments : Quite a bit going on in this picture. There is a Threespine Shrimp sitting on the arm of a Sun Star. In the background, there appears to be another larger shrimp, possibly a red rock shrimp.
Common name : Threespine Shrimp
Scientific Name : Heptacarpus tridens
Location Found : KVI Tower Reef, Central Puget Sound
Actual Size : 1.5 inches
Camera Used : Canon D30 digital in Ikelite Housing
Natural History :