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Palaemon serratus

(Pennant, 1777)

Eric Burgers Common Schrimp (Palaemon serratus), 105 mm macro with 36 mm tube.

Message posted on UWphotographers on 20 May 2013
René Weterings Just to promote the salty waters of The Netherlands..... Shrimp (Palaemon serratus). Picture is taken with my Canon G9, f8.0, 1/60s, ISO100, Ikelite housing, single Ikelite DS51 strobe, INON UCL330 + INON UCL165. Right out of the camera....nothing edited.

René Weterings Pictures is taken on the 2nd of january 2012 in lake "Grevelingen", near the village of Dreischor at a depth of only 7m during a nightdive. Watertemperature was 6 Celcius and the visability about 4-5m (which is good for our standards).

Ken Thongpila Beautiful shrimp and nice shot René Weterings :-) Also always love to read details attached on each shot.... Very nice

René Weterings Thank you! This shrimp normally is somewhat transparant, but this one has a strange white body, I don't know what is causing that.

Message posted on Underwater Macro Photographers on 01 Feb 2012
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Arthropoda (Phylum)
    Crustacea (Subphylum)
      Malacostraca (Class)
        Eumalacostraca (Subclass)
          Eucarida (Superorder)
            Decapoda (Order)
              Pleocyemata (Suborder)
                Caridea (Infraorder)
                  Palaemonoidea (Superfamily)
                    Palaemonidae (Family)
                      Palaemoninae (Subfamily)
                        Palaemon (Genus)
                          Palaemon serratus (Species)
Associated Species