Caption: Close up of the eyes of a mantis shrimp (Odontodactylus scyllarus). Mantis shrimps are thought to have the most complex eyes in the animal kingdom. It is neither a mantis nor a shrimp, but a stomatopod crustacean. This one is a smasher , so named for its club-like appendages, used to crack the shells of prey species. Filmed in the Lembeh Strait, Sulawesi, Indonesia.

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Keywords: burrow, crustacean, day, den, eye, eyes, head, home, indonesia, lembeh strait, mantis shrimp, mantis shrimp eyes, marine biology, nobody, odontodactylus scyllarus, one animal, sea, sea life, seabed, stomatopod, sulawesi, underwater, wildlife, zoology

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Mantis shrimp eyes

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