Harlequin Shrimp (species: Hymenocera picta) in ALA: LIRS and surrounds using records to Oct. 2021 (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Hymenocera picta
Harlequin Shrimp


©Unknown: Hymenocera picta from the Lizard Island area in the 1980s.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Malacostraca
Order Decapoda
Family Palaemonidae
Genus Hymenocera
Species Hymenocera picta

Colours

                        

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.

Size

  • Up to 5 cm (length according to Humann and Deloach, 2010.)

Synonyms

Distribution


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources

References

References that assist with identification

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