Shrimp & Lobsters

  • Spiny Tiger Shrimp
    Spiny Tiger Shrimp
    Phyllognathia ceratophthalma - the larger female is much less than an inch long
    Mainit Sand, Batangas, Philippines - April 8, 2010
    1973#5951
    Larry Jackson
  • Spiny Tiger Shrimp
    Spiny Tiger Shrimp
    Phyllognathia ceratophthalma - another photo of the tiny pair
    Mainit Sand, Batangas, Philippines - April 13, 2010
    1987#6612
    Larry Jackson
  • Wire Coral Shrimp
    Wire Coral Shrimp
    Pontonides ankeri on Cirripathes sp.
    Batu Sambar, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 29, 1999
    0291#0013
    Larry Jackson
  • Ambon Crinoid Shrimp
    Ambon Crinoid Shrimp
    Laomenes amboinensis
    Jiko Yance, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 1, 1999
    0296#0036
    Larry Jackson
  • Skeleton Shrimp
    Skeleton Shrimp
    Caprella sp
    Nudi Retreat, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 9, 1999
    0321#0008
    Larry Jackson
  • undescribed Shrimp
    undescribed Shrimp
    Periclimenes sp maybe
    Aer Parang, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 10, 1999
    0323#0028
    Larry Jackson
  • Sponge Isopod
    Sponge Isopod
    Santia sp
    Karanjou, New Georgia, Solomon Islands - November 27, 1999
    0337#0009
    Larry Jackson
  • Emperor Shrimp
    Emperor Shrimp
    Periclimenes imperator on Holothurian
    Tanabosi Rock, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands - December 2, 1999
    0354#0008
    Larry Jackson
  • Spotted-arm Cuapetes Shrimp
    Spotted-arm Cuapetes Shrimp
    Cuapetes lacertae on Plerogyra discus
    Ghavutu, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands - December 2, 1999
    0355#0013
    Larry Jackson
  • Spotted-arm Cuapetes Shrimp
    Spotted-arm Cuapetes Shrimp
    Cuapetes lacertae on Plerogyra discus
    Ghavutu, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands - December 2, 1999
    0355#0014
    Larry Jackson
  • Translucent Gorgonian Shrimp
    Translucent Gorgonian Shrimp
    Manipontonia psamathe
    Ghavutu, Florida Islands, Solomon Islands - December 2, 1999
    0355#0015
    Larry Jackson
  • Peacock Mantis
    Peacock Mantis
    Odontodactylus scyllarus
    Dickey's Reef, Tau Island, Witu Islands, Papua New Guinea - April 14, 2000
    0378#0009
    Larry Jackson
  • Emperor Shrimp on Red-papulose Gymnodoris
    Emperor Shrimp on Red-papulose Gymnodoris
    Periclimenes imperator on Gymnodoris rubropapulosa
    Teluk Kembahu, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 18, 2000
    0415#0037
    Larry Jackson
  • Emperor Shrimp on Purple-edged Ceratosoma
    Emperor Shrimp on Purple-edged Ceratosoma
    Periclimenes imperator on Ceratosoma tenue
    Hairball, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 21, 2000
    0423#0021
    Larry Jackson
  • Emperor Shrimp on Purple-edged Ceratosoma
    Emperor Shrimp on Purple-edged Ceratosoma
    Periclimenes imperator on Ceratosoma tenue
    Hairball, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 21, 2000
    0423#0024
    Larry Jackson
  • Ghost Shrimp @ night
    Ghost Shrimp @ night
    Callianassa sp
    Hairball, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 21, 2000
    0426#0019
    Larry Jackson
  • Rounded Sea Star Shrimp
    Rounded Sea Star Shrimp
    Zenopontonia noverca
    Jahir, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 23, 2000
    0430#0018
    Larry Jackson
  • Checkered-eye Mantis
    Checkered-eye Mantis
    Pseudosquilla ciliata
    Teluk Kambahu, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 23, 2000
    0431#0008
    Larry Jackson
  • Emperor Shrimp on Purple-edged Ceratosoma
    Emperor Shrimp on Purple-edged Ceratosoma
    Periclimenes imperator on Ceratosoma tenue
    Hairball, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - October 24, 2000
    0433#0014
    Larry Jackson
  • Boschma's Gorgonian Shrimp
    Boschma's Gorgonian Shrimp
    Hamodactylus boschmai
    Old House Reef #2, Mabul Island, Borneo, Malaysia - September 1, 2001
    0563#0005
    Larry Jackson
  • Randall's Snapping Shrimp
    Randall's Snapping Shrimp
    Alpheus randalli & Amblyeleotris yanoi
    Old House Reef #2, Mabul Island, Borneo, Malaysia - September 5, 2001
    0575#0020
    Larry Jackson
  • undescribed Crinoid Shrimp on Featherstar
    undescribed Crinoid Shrimp on Featherstar
    Laomenes sp 2
    Hairball 2, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - May 1, 2002
    0701#0002
    Larry Jackson
  • Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp
    Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp
    Periclimenes sarasvati in Phyllodiscus semoni
    Ngedebus Coral Garden, Palau - February 18, 2004
    1092#0126
    Larry Jackson
  • Translucent Gorgonian Shrimp
    Translucent Gorgonian Shrimp
    Periclimenes psamathe on Antipathes sp - requires a close look to find
    Chuyo Maru, Palau - February 21, 2004
    1100#0014
    Larry Jackson
  • Mushroom Coral Shrimp
    Mushroom Coral Shrimp
    Periclimenes kororensis in Heliofungia actiniformis
    Jake Seaplane, Palau - February 29, 2004
    1127#0107
    Larry Jackson
  • Coleman Shrimp
    Coleman Shrimp
    Periclimenes coleman on Asthenosoma varium
    Basura, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines - April 2, 2004
    1128#0016
    Larry Jackson
  • Squat Shrimp in Sea Anemone
    Squat Shrimp in Sea Anemone
    Thor amboinensis in Megalactis hemprichii
    Basura, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines - April 2, 2004
    1128#0055
    Larry Jackson
  • Fountain Shrimp
    Fountain Shrimp
    Stenopus pyrsonotus
    Kirby's Rock, Maricaban Island, Philippines - April 4, 2004
    1134#0029
    Larry Jackson
  • Coleman's Shrimp on Fire Urchin
    Coleman's Shrimp on Fire Urchin
    Periclimenes colemani on Asthenosoma varium
    Basura, Anilao, Philippines - April, 2004
    1186#0146
    Larry Jackson
  • Harlequin Shrimp
    Harlequin Shrimp
    Hymenocera elegans
    Western Rocky, Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar - January 8, 2006
    1526#0053
    Larry Jackson
  • Pontoniid Shrimp on Fire Urchin
    Pontoniid Shrimp on Fire Urchin
    Allopontonia iaini on Asthenosoma varium
    Bandaneria Dock, Banda Island, Indonesia - March 16, 2006
    1589#0009
    Larry Jackson
  • Tiger Mantis
    Tiger Mantis
    Lysiosquillina maculata
    N.W. Point, Passage Island, Andaman Islands, India - February 2, 2007
    1714#0015
    Larry Jackson
  • Peacock Mantis with egg bundle
    Peacock Mantis with egg bundle
    Odontodactylus scyallarus with egg bundle (eyes in eggs are showing)
    Aw Shucks, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - August 19, 2007
    1781#0003
    Larry Jackson
  • Peacock Mantis
    Peacock Mantis
    Odontodactylus scyallarus - light coloration
    Critter Hunt, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - August 19, 2007
    1783#0061
    Larry Jackson
  • Anemone Shrimp
    Anemone Shrimp
    Periclimenes magnificus
    Pante Parigi, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - August 21, 2007
    1789#0107
    Larry Jackson
  • Tiger Mantis
    Tiger Mantis
    Lysiosquilla maculata
    Pante Parigi, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - August 21, 2007
    1789#0115
    Larry Jackson
  • Bubble Coral Shrimp on Bubble Coral
    Bubble Coral Shrimp on Bubble Coral
    Vir philippinensis on Plerogyra sinuosa
    Hairball II, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - August 22, 2007
    1790#0016
    Larry Jackson
  • Keel Tail Mantis
    Keel Tail Mantis
    Odontodactylus cultrifer
    Teluk Kembahu, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - August 22, 2007
    1792#0096
    Larry Jackson
  • Anemone Shrimp on Magnficent Anemone
    Anemone Shrimp on Magnficent Anemone
    Periclimenes sarasvati on Heteractis magnifica
    Yum Island, Batanto area, Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia, August 30, 2007
    1809#0151
    Larry Jackson
  • Mushroom Coral Shrimp on Mushroom Coral
    Mushroom Coral Shrimp on Mushroom Coral
    Periclimenes kororensis in Heliofungia actiniformis
    Yum Island, Batanto area, Raja Ampat, West Papua, Indonesia, August 30, 2007
    1809#0161
    Larry Jackson
  • Harlequin Shrimp pair
    Harlequin Shrimp pair
    Hymenocera elegans (very small male)
    3 Islets, Mergui Archipelago, Myanmar - February 9, 2008
    1828#0146
    Larry Jackson
  • Peacock Mantis
    Peacock Mantis
    Odontodactyllus scyallarus
    Ko Bon, Similan Islands, Thailand - February 13, 2008
    1840#0017
    Larry Jackson
  • Coleman's Shrimp on Fire Urchin
    Coleman's Shrimp on Fire Urchin
    Periclimenes colemani on Asthenosoma varium - urchin spines removed by shrimp
    Basura, Batangas, Philippines - April 18, 2008
    1849#0068
    Larry Jackson
  • Leopard Crinoid Shrimp
    Leopard Crinoid Shrimp
    Laomenes pardus
    Bethlehem, Maricaban Island, Philippines - April 20, 2008
    1855#0160
    Larry Jackson
  • Peacock Mantis with egg bundle
    Peacock Mantis with egg bundle
    Odontodactylus scyallarus
    Twin Rocks, Batangas, Philippines - April 21, 2008
    1856#0004
    Larry Jackson
  • Coral Marbled Shrimp
    Coral Marbled Shrimp
    Saron neglectus
    Dary Laut, Maricaban Island, Philippines - April 21, 2008
    1858#0171
    Larry Jackson
  • Graceful Anemone Shrimp
    Graceful Anemone Shrimp
    Alcylomenes venustus in Megalactis hemprichii
    Basura, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines - April 23, 2008
    1864#0133
    Larry Jackson
  • Banded Coral Shrimp pair on Tube Anemone
    Banded Coral Shrimp pair on Tube Anemone
    Stenopus hispidus on Cerianthus sp
    Ligpo Sand, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines - April 24, 2008
    1866#0030
    Larry Jackson
  • Squat Shrimp
    Squat Shrimp
    Thor amboinensis - a circumtropical specie always found near the protection of an anemone
    Peri's Wreck, Maricaban Island, Philippines - April 25, 2008
    1869#0053
    Larry Jackson
  • Bubble Coral Shrimp pair
    Bubble Coral Shrimp pair
    Vir philippinensis - female has Bopyrid Parasitic Isopod (white bulge in gill area)
    Koala, Batangas, Philippines - April 25, 2008
    1870#0097
    Larry Jackson
  • Yellow-spotted Anemone Shrimp
    Yellow-spotted Anemone Shrimp
    Alcylomenes luteomaculatus
    Mato Point, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines - April 26, 2008
    1873#0192
    Larry Jackson
  • Dancing Shrimp @ night
    Dancing Shrimp @ night
    Rhynchocinetes durbanensis
    Mato Point, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines - April 27, 2008
    1876#0100
    Larry Jackson
  • Donald Duck Shrimp @ night
    Donald Duck Shrimp @ night
    Leander plumosus
    Mato Point, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines - April 27, 2008
    1876#0106
    Larry Jackson
  • Squat Shrimp
    Squat Shrimp
    Thor amboinensis - circumtropical specie always near an anemone
    Gaza Strip, Maricaban Island, Philippines - April 28, 2008
    1878#0078
    Larry Jackson
  • Peacock Mantis
    Peacock Mantis
    Odontodactylus scyallarus - a bold, frequently seen mantis shrimp
    Twin Rocks, Anilao, Batangas, Philippines - April 28, 2008
    1879#0097
    Larry Jackson
  • Harlequin Shrimp
    Harlequin Shrimp
    Hymenocera picta - a Sea Star eating shrimp on the dive guides hand to show size
    Mainit Rocks, Batangas, Philippines - April 29, 2008
    1880#0006
    Larry Jackson
  • Snapping Shrimp and Partner Goby
    Snapping Shrimp and Partner Goby
    Alpeus sp with Amblyeleotris steinitzi
    Boiaboiawagga, Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea - October 27, 2008
    1889#0058
    Larry Jackson
  • Snapping Shrimp and Partner Goby
    Snapping Shrimp and Partner Goby
    Alpeus ochrostriatus with Amblyeleotris wheeleri
    Wahoo Point, Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea - October 28, 2008
    1893#0090
    Larry Jackson
  • Emperor Shrimp
    Emperor Shrimp
    Periclimenes imperator on Stichopus ocellatus
    Lawadi, Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea - October 29, 2008
    1895#0080
    Larry Jackson
  • Hidden Corallimorph Shrimp
    Hidden Corallimorph Shrimp
    Pliopontonia furtiva - a very small, transparent shrimp that lives on a few different types of coral
    Lawadi, Milne Bay, Papua New Guinea - October 29, 2008
    1896#0133
    Larry Jackson
  • Magnificent Anemone Shrimp
    Magnificent Anemone Shrimp
    Alcylomenes magnificus
    Observation Point, Ferguson Island, Papua New Guinea - October 30, 2008
    1897#0005
    Larry Jackson
  • Painted Spiny Lobster
    Painted Spiny Lobster
    Panulirus versicolor
    Nudi Retreat 2, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 6, 2009
    1926#3063
    Larry Jackson
  • Emperor Shrimp
    Emperor Shrimp
    Periclimenes imperator
    Aer Bajo, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 6, 2009
    1927#3089
    Larry Jackson
  • Ocellated Tozeuma Shrimp
    Ocellated Tozeuma Shrimp
    Tozeuma lanceolatum
    Aer Bajo, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 6, 2009
    1927#3128
    Larry Jackson
  • Zanzibar Whip Coral Shrimp
    Zanzibar Whip Coral Shrimp
    Pontonides zanzibarica
    Makawide 2, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 7, 2009
    1929#3205
    Larry Jackson
  • Bubble Coral Shrimp
    Bubble Coral Shrimp
    Vir phiippinensis on Plerogyra sinuosa
    Aer Prang 3, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 7, 2009
    1930#3234
    Larry Jackson
  • Hidden Corallimorph Shrimp
    Hidden Corallimorph Shrimp
    Pliopontonia furtiva
    Aer Prang 3, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 7, 2009
    1930#3250
    Larry Jackson
  • Peacock Mantis
    Peacock Mantis
    Odontodactylus scyallarus
    Tanjung Kubur, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 7, 2009
    1931#3306
    Larry Jackson
  • Skeleton Shrimp
    Skeleton Shrimp
    Caprellid sp
    Batu Sandar 3, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 8, 2009
    1932#3352
    Larry Jackson
  • Zanzibar Whip Coral Shrimp
    Zanzibar Whip Coral Shrimp
    Dasycaris zanzibarica
    Makawide 1, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 8, 2009
    1933#3376
    Larry Jackson
  • Bubble Coral Shrimp
    Bubble Coral Shrimp
    Vir philippinensis on Plerogyra sinuosa
    Makawide 1, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 8, 2009
    1933#3383
    Larry Jackson
  • Magnificent Anemone Shrimp
    Magnificent Anemone Shrimp
    Alcylomenes magnificus in Macrodactyla doreensis
    Pante Parigi, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 8, 2009
    1934#3427
    Larry Jackson
  • Keel Tail Mantis
    Keel Tail Mantis
    Odontodactylus cultifer
    Aer Bajo, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 9, 2009
    1935#3445
    Larry Jackson
  • Oriental Slipper Lobster
    Oriental Slipper Lobster
    Thenus sp
    Aer Prang 2, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 9, 2009
    1937#3534
    Larry Jackson
  • Peacock Mantis with egg bundle
    Peacock Mantis with egg bundle
    Odontodactylus scyallarus
    Nudi Retreat, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 11, 2009
    1941#3667
    Larry Jackson
  • Leopard Crinoid Shrimp
    Leopard Crinoid Shrimp
    Laomenes pardus
    Nudi Retreat 2, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 11, 2009
    1941#3671
    Larry Jackson
  • Skeleton Shrimp
    Skeleton Shrimp
    Caprella sp
    Nudi Retreat 2, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 11, 2009
    1941#3676
    Larry Jackson
  • Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp
    Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp
    Periclimenes sarasvati
    Batu Sandar 3, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 13, 2009
    1944#3780
    Larry Jackson
  • Comanthus Crinoid Shrimp
    Comanthus Crinoid Shrimp
    Pontoniopsis comanthi
    Tanjung Kubur, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 13, 2009
    1945#3834
    Larry Jackson
  • Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp
    Sarasvati Anemone Shrimp
    Periclimenes sarasvati
    Tanjung Kubur, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 13, 2009
    1945#3874
    Larry Jackson
  • Banded Coral Shrimp female
    Banded Coral Shrimp female
    Stenopus hispidus female
    Jahir 1, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 14, 2009
    1948#3982
    Larry Jackson
  • Mushroom Coral Shrimp on Mushroom Coral
    Mushroom Coral Shrimp on Mushroom Coral
    Periclimenes kororensis in Heliofungia actiniformis
    Aer Prang 3, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 15, 2009
    1951#4149
    Larry Jackson
  • Peacock-tail Anemone Shrimp
    Peacock-tail Anemone Shrimp
    Periclimenes brevicarpalis
    Nudi Falls, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 15, 2009
    1952#4198
    Larry Jackson
  • Golden Mantis
    Golden Mantis
    Lysiosquilloides mapia
    Nudi Falls, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 15, 2009
    1952#4246
    Larry Jackson
  • Banded Coral Shrimp pair
    Banded Coral Shrimp pair
    Stenopus hispidus
    Makawide 2, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 16, 2009
    1954#4352
    Larry Jackson
  • Magnificent Anemone Shrimp
    Magnificent Anemone Shrimp
    Periclimenes magnificus
    Pante Parigi, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 16, 2009
    1955#4399
    Larry Jackson
  • Mantis Shrimp
    Mantis Shrimp
    Lysiosquilla tredecimdentata
    Hey Nus, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 17, 2009
    1956#4460
    Larry Jackson
  • Cryptic Sponge Shrimp
    Cryptic Sponge Shrimp
    Gelastocaris paronae - small and extremely difficult to see
    Hey Nus, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 17, 2009
    1956#4462
    Larry Jackson
  • Emperor Shrimp on Purple-edged Ceratosoma
    Emperor Shrimp on Purple-edged Ceratosoma
    Ceratosoma tenue & Periclimenes imperator
    Surprise, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 17, 2009
    1958#4585
    Larry Jackson
  • Idiomysis
    Idiomysis
    Idiomysis sp - tiny, frequently yellow crustaceans that swim fast near some anemones
    Surprise, Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia - September 17, 2009
    1958#4592
    Larry Jackson
  • Skeleton Shrimp
    Skeleton Shrimp
    Caprella sp
    Twin Rocks, Batangas, Philippines - April 8, 2010
    1972#5837
    Larry Jackson
  • Slipper Lobster @ night
    Slipper Lobster @ night
    Thenus sp
    Anilao Pier, Batangas, Philippines - April 16, 2010
    1997#7126
    Larry Jackson
  • Mushroom Coral Shrimp on Mushroom Coral
    Mushroom Coral Shrimp on Mushroom Coral
    Periclimenes kororensis in Heliofungia actiniformis
    Aphol's Rock, Maricaban Island, Philippines - April 17, 202010
    1999#7200
    Larry Jackson
  • Striped Bumblebee Shrimp
    Striped Bumblebee Shrimp
    Gnathophyllum americanum - tiny shrimp
    Mato Point, Batangas, Philippines, April 12, 2013
    2065#9573
    Larry Jackson
  • Glass Sponge Shrimp
    Glass Sponge Shrimp
    Microprosthema sp - id based on description of similar specie
    Layag Layag, Maricaban Island, Philippines, April 13, 2013
    2067#9674
    Larry Jackson