Harlequin Shrimp East of Bali, Indonesia

"Harlequin shrimp normally live in pairs and their main diet is starfish... It takes a good eye and patience to find this beautiful shrimp, which looks like candy.” -- Nature's Best photographer, Vincenzo Apuzzo

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Tags: Predation
Photo of a harlequin shrimp

Vincenzo Apuzzo, Sardegna, Italy, www.divesardegna.com