manits or something else?

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    littleyea1

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    I have had a burrower in my tank for almost 2 months now and I can never see or catch a glimpse of what it is under my live rock in the sand, so today I got a piece of krill on the end of a stick and pushed some sand over the burrow and stuck the krill there and I saw something that looked like a shrimp, i don't think its a mantis schrimp because the eyes didn't really look like a mantis and it had slaws like a cleaner shrimp grabbing at teh krill but it would not come out all the way and all i really saw was the claws which were like skinny legs with tiny claws... what is this and will it become a problem?
     
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    XxKnuckleheadxX

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    maybe a pistol shrimp?
     
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    if nothing has gone missing id think it is a pistol
     
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    I vote for pistol shrimp. Do you ever hear a clicking sound?
     
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    yote Ceritfied Mantis Hunter Moderator

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    Yep.Most likely a pistol shrimp.
     
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