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Lebbeus mundus   (Cleaner Lebbeid)

Photo of Lebbeus mundus  by Aaron Baldwin
© Aaron Baldwin (Photo ID #4808)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Auke Bay, Alaska Photographer Aaron Baldwin
Habitat 8 meters on shell cobble bottom
Photo Date December 12, 2008 Upload Date December 13, 2008
Elevation (m)
UTM Zone # Latitude
UTM Easting Longitude
UTM Northing Photo ID # 4808
Notes This shrimp was captured in a light trap that was set off of a dock in 8 meters of water. This species was only named in 2006, so is quite recent. It is a cleaner shrimp, setting up 'stations' that fish visit to get cleaned! Photo is a composite of two photos.

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