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#1 escape

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Posted 06 January 2012 - 06:58 PM

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found at dauin, philippines.

maybe Anker's Whip Coral Shrimp(Pontonides ankeri)?
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#2 scubamarli

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Posted 06 January 2012 - 07:24 PM

I'm pretty sure you are right.

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#3 escape

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Posted 08 January 2012 - 04:04 AM

I'm pretty sure you are right.

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Thanks you Marli.

#4 AndreSmith

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Posted 08 January 2012 - 10:24 PM

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Hi EJ

How are things?

Your shrimp reminds me quite a bit about this pair I found in Bali a few years ago and never did get a propper ID....

Regards, Andre

#5 JKrumsick

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Posted 09 January 2012 - 09:29 AM

Nice Shot of them Andre! I fell in love with these little guys in Lembeh.

#6 Art

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Posted 06 February 2012 - 08:09 PM

photographed at night ? looks indeed like the night colour pattern of Pontonides ankeri (probably synonym of P. loloata)

Edited by Art, 06 February 2012 - 08:10 PM.