This tiny, shrimplike creature is no more than 2.5 centimeters (1 inch) long, but it’s as ferocious as a shark. Its giant eyes spot prey. Huge claws grab the prey, and a tiny mouth rips it to shreds. The prey never sees what’s coming, because Phronima’s transparent body blends into the surrounding water. More about deep ocean exploration can be found in the Deep Ocean Exploration section.

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Submitted by vicky (not verified) on

Ocean is rich with vast variety of marine animals which has amazed me a lot. I do wish to thank the one who has shares this stunning photo of the Phronima in this site. This tiny shrimp like creature seems to be little

Submitted by ThatGuy (not verified) on

Very interesting
Thanks to the author and the submersible that took this stunning photo