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Alpheus agilis is a snapping shrimp from the Atlantic, and is named for the agile and quick nature of this species in the field. Typically found in male-female pairs, A. agilis lives under rocks in mid-intertidal areas. For more details, see


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Source: Alpheidae - Snapping Shrimp

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