species: Thor amboinensis in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Thor amboinensis

©Brogan Mancell: Thor amboinensis on the northern side of Watson's Bay, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Thor amboinensisat Cobia Hole, Lizard Island. on Megalactis sp

©Anne Hoggett: Thor amboinensis on vesicles of coral Physogyra lichtensteini on reef slope between Bird and South Island, Lizard Island Group.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Hippolytidae
Genus Thor
Species Thor amboinensis



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Humann, P. and N. Deloach (2010). Reef Creature Identification: Tropical Pacific New World Publications Inc., Jacksonville, Florida, USA.