This shrimp can see more colors than you can think of. - Imgur

This shrimp can see more colors than you can think of.

Mantis Shrimp Mantis Shrimp Natural Psychedelic Vision and Awesomeness

Mantis Shrimp - Natural Psychedelic Vision and Awesomeness

Mantis Shrimp Mantis Shrimp Natural Psychedelic Vision and Awesomeness

Sea life - Mantis Shrimp - A predatory marine crustacean with a pair of large spined front legs that resemble those of a mantis and are used for capturing prey.

Sea life - Mantis Shrimp - A predatory marine crustacean with a pair of large spined front legs that resemble those of a mantis and are used for capturing prey.

Harlequin Mantis Shrimp~ The mantis shrimp has one of the most elaborate visual systems ever discovered. It moves so quickly that the water around it boils (this is called supercavitation). They also pack a serious punch that sends out shock waves through the water. These shock waves have been known to shatter aquarium glass. by rinjani

Harlequin Mantis Shrimp~ The mantis shrimp has one of the most elaborate visual systems ever discovered. It moves so quickly that the water around it boils (this is called supercavitation). They also pack a serious punch that sends out shock waves through the water. These shock waves have been known to shatter aquarium glass. by rinjani

The Mantis Shrimp is able to see ten times more color than human beings, including ultraviolet light. Mantis Shrimp Infographic.

The Mantis Shrimp is able to see ten times more color than human beings, including ultraviolet light. Mantis Shrimp Infographic.

I ♥ The Mantis Shrimp - Bumper Sticker

I ♥ The Mantis Shrimp - Bumper Sticker

Proudly share your love of the glorious creature known as the mantis shrimp.

Dear the Oatmeal, I see your Mantis Shrimp post, and I raise you my favorite animal... viva la cuttlefish!!

Dear the Oatmeal, I see your Mantis Shrimp post, and I raise you my favorite animal... viva la cuttlefish!!

Harlequin mantis shrimp have the most sophisticated visual system in the world, with 16 different types of photoreceptors.

Harlequin mantis shrimp have the most sophisticated visual system in the world, with 16 different types of photoreceptors.

Peacock Mantis Shrimp- It is reported to have a "punch" of over 50mph. The fastest punch of any living animal. Beautiful AND Badass!

Peacock Mantis Shrimp- It is reported to have a "punch" of over 50mph. The fastest punch of any living animal. Beautiful AND Badass!

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