Stenopus hispidus Olivier 1811
banded cleaner shrimp, banded coral shrimp
Stenopus hispidus, banded cleaner shrimp  banded coral shrim

family Stenopodidae - cleaner shrimps

The banded cleaner shrimp, Stenopus hispidus, is a slender shrimp with distinctive red and white banding along its body and long third legs. They are often found in pairs of a female and a smaller male at cleaner stations near entrances to caves and crevices.

Distribution =   widespread Indo-west Pacific, northern Australia
Max size =   10cms