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Coenobita brevimanus
Ancistrus spec. L 111



Sensation: Bamboo shrimp from Taiwan26.02.2009

We are proud and happy that we were able to import yesterday the first few pairs of a new shrimp from Taiwan. According to the local scientists it belongs to a so far undescribed species. There is no doubt that it belongs to the Atya-relatives. The males of the „Bamboo shrimp“ are almost two times as big as the somewhat unspectacular females. Due to their rareness the animals are very expensive.





Text and photos: Frank Schäfer






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