Close up of the eyes of a mantis shrimp (Odontodactylus syllarus).

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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Clip length: 00:00:17:02
Location: Indonesia
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