Common Shrimp - Crangon Crangon
Suitable DisplayRockpool Tank
Can be varied in colour brown to grey and can grow up to 2 cm in length.
Has a distinctive white dorsal strip along its full body length.
Is a cylindrical in shape with a semi-transparent body and ten jointed legs.
Usually found on the lower shore down to 60 m depth, often underneath stones or algae.
This species are often found in mixed groups of adults and juveniles. Egg bearing females occur from May through to September.