New shrimp species for Dutch waters discovery


Philocheras fasciatus

In June 2017, the shrimp species Philocheras fasciatus was discovered for the first time ever in Dutch waters, in the Oosterschelde estuary in Zeeland province.

An adaptation 150 million years in the making. Key innovations add up to extreme biology in snapping shrimp: here.

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