APHOTOMARINE

An educational resource dedicated mainly to the photography
and diversity of marine life that can be found in coastal waters
and intertidal areas of Great Britain and Ireland.

Prawn and shrimp images (Crustaceans)
Prawns

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Caridea (Infraorder) > Alpheoidea (Superfamily) > Alpheidae (Family)

Alpheus
Alpheus macrocheles (Hailstone, 1835b)
- Snapping prawn

Athanas
Athanas nitescens (Leach, 1813) - Hooded shrimp

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Caridea (Infraorder) > Alpheoidea (Superfamily) > Hippolytidae (Family)

Caridion
Caridion steveni Lebour, 1930 - A Prawn

Eualus
Eualus cranchii (Leach, 1817 [in Leach, 1815-1875])
- A Prawn

Eualus species Thallwitz, 1892 - A Prawn

Hippolyte
Hippolyte inermis Leach, 1816 - A Prawn
Hippolyte leptocerus (Heller, 1863a) - A Prawn
Hippolyte varians Leach, 1814
- Chameleon or Varying prawn

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Caridea (Infraorder) > Palaemonoidea (Superfamily) > Palaemonidae (Family) > Palaemoninae (Subfamily)

Palaemon
Palaemon elegans Rathke, 1837 - Glass prawn
Palaemon serratus (Pennant, 1777)
- Common or Great prawn

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Caridea (Infraorder) > Processoidea (Superfamily) > Processidae (Family)

Processa
Processa edulis crassipes Nouvel & Holthuis, 1957
- A Prawn

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Gebiidea (Infraorder) > Upogebiidae (Family)

Upogebia
Upogebia species Leach, 1814 - A Upogebiid prawn

Shrimps

Decapoda (Order) > Pleocyemata (Suborder) > Caridea (Infraorder) > Crangonoidea (Superfamily) > Crangonidae (Family)

Crangon
Crangon crangon (Linnaeus, 1758)
- Brown or Common shrimp

Philocheras
Philocheras fasciatus (Risso, 1816) - A Shrimp

Comparative Images of Shrimps and Prawns

Brown shrimp / Common prawn
Palaemon serratus (Common prawn)
- with Palaemon elegans

Prawn Shrimp Images UK