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Ghost shrimp
Image ID: 29349
Common Name: Ghost shrimp
Scientific Name: Callianassa filholi
Location: Oreti Beach, Southland, New Zealand
Description: Sand flies as a ghost shrimp begins the process of burying itself. When buried, these infaunal shrimps build large galleries lined with mucus.
Keywords: Callianassa filholi, ghost shrimp, intertidal, bioturbation, Arthropoda, Crustacea, Malacostraca, Eucarida, Decapoda, Thalassinidea, Callianassidae, burrowing, sand
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