Image: Peacock Mantis Shrimp - Vivien Matson-Larkin
With such stunning colours this mantis shrimp was easy to spot during a dive on the Ningaloo Reef off Coral Bay. Busy tending eggs I knew this was the best chance to get in close, knowing the hammer-like claw has the impact of a .22 calibre bullet.
- Vivien Matson-Larkin
- © Vivien Matson-Larkin