Lisa's Mantis Shrimp
Lysiosquillina lisais commonly referred to as Lisa's Mantis Shrimp. Difficulty in the aquarium: Only for advanced aquarists. A aquarium size of at least 250 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 5545 AphiaID: 409043 Scientific: Lysiosquillina lisa German: Lisas Fangschreckenkrebs English: Lisa's Mantis Shrimp Category: Mantis shrimp Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Stomatopoda (Order) > Lysiosquillidae (Family) > Lysiosquillina (Genus) > lisa (Species) Initial determination: Ahyong & Randall, 2001 Occurrence: Indonesia, Mauritius, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Raja Amat, Sulawesi, the Andaman Sea Sea depth: 14 - 25 Meter Size: up to 11.81" (30 cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C) Food: Fish (little fishes), Frozen food (small sorts), Krill, Mysis, Rock shrimps, Schrimps, Shrimps Tank: 54.99 gal (~ 250L) Difficulty: Only for advanced aquarists Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2013-05-30 20:20:20
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Ahyong & Randall, 2001
Lysiosquillina lisa lives in volcanic sandy soil, where the animal burries its cave in the form of u-shaped tubes.
He is a patient hunters, waiting for its prey at the entrance to his dugout, especially shrimps and careless small fish are on its menu.
Lysiosquillina lisa has a reddish-brown colour with white spots on the eyes.
Lysiosquillina lisa has a similar fishing technique such as the mantids of the insect kingdom.
The second leg pair bumps with an incredible speed, 11 meters per second, and impales the prey.
Mantis shrimps can see very well and is closely monitoring its environment.
If you want to feed this animal directly, better use a long pliers.
Feed on small fish and shrimps.
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