- Rock-pool Prawn
Body transparent with thin red lines on the carapace and red spots along the abdomen. Claw red with white tip. Up to 6 cm long (head to tail tip).
Red-handed Shrimps feed on algae or scavenge for animal matter.
Reef, seaweed, seagrass meadows, including tidal pools, to depth of 12 m.
Southern and eastern Australia.
Small claws but unlikely to nip.
Native to Australia
- DSE Advisory List : Not listed
- EPBC Act 1999 : Not listed
- IUCN Red List : Not listed