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Mantis Shrimps, or Stomatopods are marine crustaceans of the order stomatopoda. Some species have specialised calcified “Clubs” which can strike with great power (which makes them unsuitable specimens for aquariums) others have sharp forelimbs used to capture prey. There are more than 450 species worldwide, with almost 150 in Australian waters. They are a by catch of the estuary trawl fishery. Their flesh is not tasty if boiled so it’s best to peel them and then pan fry. This one was the average size of 210mm total length.


Mantis Shrimp are the only animals to have Hyperspectral colour vision and are considered to have the most complex eyes in the animal kingdom. They can see ultraviolet, visible and infra-red light and different planes of polarised light. The shape of their eyes allows them to see things with three different parts of the eye at once.


Hi and welcome to our website.

Dreamfish is a totally Australian owned and operated business. This website will provide all range of anglers information on a range of Australian fish.

You can now purchase our famous Buzzmasters (Buzzbaits), Wild Things (Spinner baits with a soft Plastic Grub), Eagle Spins (Twin Bladed spinner-baits), ChatterBugs (Chatter Baits), a range of accessories and a whole heap more right here so you don’t have to go anywhere else. If there is a Spinner bait that you would like to make, just contact me.

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Want to know more about ‘How to catch Fish’, feel free to explore the “How to” pages, as we show you what techniques have worked for us and what tackle to use.

Go to the “Products Descriptions” so you can see how to use them. 

Remember, when you’re out there: Dream it, See it, Catch it. Happy Fishing!

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