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Updated 5/10/2013

Family Palaemonidae

HAWAII

Pontonides ankeri

Haleiwa Beach, Oahu, 25 feet

 

 

Spitting Cave, Oahu, 25 feet

BARRED WIRE CORAL SHRIMP

Uncommon on Wire Coral.  Difficult to spot among the wire coral's tentacles.  Attains 1/2 inch.    Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.