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Ghost shrimp
Image ID: 29422
Common Name: Ghost shrimp
Scientific Name: Callianassa filholi
Location: Oreti Beach, Southland, New Zealand
Description: The large colourful tail of a female ghost shrimp is fringed with dense white hair. Ghost shrimps are intertidal, where they live in sand and mud.
Keywords: Callianassa filholi, ghost shrimp, intertidal, bioturbation, Arthropoda, Crustacea, Malacostraca, Eucarida, Decapoda, Thalassinidea, Callianassidae, sand
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