Translucent Shrimp Warrior from Ti Point Wharf

Translucent shrimp warrior from Ti Point Wharf

Tiny translucent shrimps (Palaemon affinis) were marching there and back on the submerged railings of Ti Point Wharf at high tide. They looked like alien warriors on vacations … not worried, not getting ready to battle, without any obligations except one … to find something for lunch.

Alien from inner space, common shrimp Palaemon affinis

Keywords: shrimp shrimps translucent crustacean crustaceans common shrimp “common shrimp” “Palaemon affinis” Palaemon affinis “Ti Point” wharf “Ti Point Wharf” underwater undersea macro close-up “close up” New Zealand NZ