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Peacock Mantis Shrimp (Odontodactylus scyllarus), Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines
Peacok Mantis have smasher raptorial appendages they use to break shells for food. Be very careful and do not approach your hand as it has already happened that this mantis shrimp break a finger nail
Olympus OMD EM5 MkII, zuiko 12-50mm Lens in Macro mode, Nauticam Housing, Dual Inon Z-240 Strobes. Settings 1/125, f/18, ISO200
Jeweled Anemone Hermit Crab (Dardanus gemmatus), Puerto Galera, Mindoro, Philippines
The common name of this hermit crab comes from the fact it carries symbiotic anemones on the shell (an anemone can be seen on the shell just above the eyes).
Olympus OMD EM5 MkII, Zuiko 12-50mm Lens in Macro mode, Nauticam Housing, Dual Inon Z-240 Strobes. Settings 1/125, f/18, ISO200