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Old 08/06/2008, 11:19 PM   #1
jawdubb
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Texas Coast Mantis shrimp?

In the near future I am thinking of puting together a tank with just coastal species of my home state and I am curious if there are any species of mantis shrimp that are from the coast of Texas/Gulf of Mexico. Any insight on this will be appreciated.


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Old 08/07/2008, 09:57 PM   #2
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Squilla empusa and other species are commonly taking in shrimp trawls. Lysiosquillina are also found on sand flats and N. wennerae are common offshore on reefs.

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Old 08/08/2008, 07:45 AM   #3
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Thank you Dr. Roy!


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