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Palaemonid Shrimps: Palaemonidae

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Many of the Palaemonid Shrimps can be found quite easily at dive sites around Koh Phangan. Our PADI Divemasters will be happy to make a point of finding 1 or 2 for you when you’re diving with us. Ghost Shrimp; Cuapetes tenuipes Usually found at the base of coral heads, these small shrimps have massively elongated front arms. Used to be a member of the genus Periclimenes. 9 Photos Black Coral Shrimp; Manipontonia psamathe A small, semi transparent shrimp; difficult to spot. Another ex-member of the genus Periclimenes. 15 Photos Gorgonian Shrimp; Neopontonides chacei A...

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