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Smashing Mantis Shrimp; Odontodactylidae

Posted by on Oct 27, 2018 in | Comments Off on Smashing Mantis Shrimp; Odontodactylidae

Smashing Mantis Shrimps stun and destroy their prey using super high-speed bony hammers! And their optical systems are the only sensors in nature to detect circular polarised light. They have quite complex behaviour patterns too – genuinely interesting lifeforms – there’s so much to learn! Sadly we don’t see them so often when SCUBA diving – the Peacock Mantis Shrimp photo’s come from our only sighting, with a camera...

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