Florent's Guide To The

Tropical Reefs

Marbled Shrimp
Marbled Shrimp
Scientific Name: Saron marmoratus
Infraorder: Caridea
Family: Hippolytidae
Category: Broken-back Shrimps
Size: Up to 2 in. (5 cm)  
Depth: 10-120 ft. (3-37 m)
Distribution: Indo-Pacific, Hawaii
Note: Saron marmoratus is most likely a complex of several species. This is a poorly studied group and further research is need to propery indentify and classify all the species.


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