Peacock Mantis Shrimp - Odontodactylus scyllarus
Mantis shrimps might be small but they’re mighty packing one of the fastest punches in nature. They prey upon other sea creatures by punching them with a pair of hinged arms usually kept hidden away under their head. The Mantis shrimp’s punch is faster than a rifle bullet. Get your image
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