Pandalus goniurus   (Humpy Shrimp)

Photo of Pandalus goniurus  by Aaron Baldwin

© Aaron Baldwin (Photo ID #4270)

Photographer's Submitted Details

Photo Location Auke Bay, Alaska
Photographer Aaron Baldwin
Habitat Muddy bottom, around 50 meters
Photo Date March 17, 2004
Upload Date September 19, 2008
Elevation (m)
Photo ID # 4270
Comments This small pandalid was captured in light traps. They are host to an unusual commensal amphipod, genus Polycheria. The transparent body and pattern of red stripes is distinct in living specimens.