This seems to be the "Barbie Girl" of lobsters. The Violet-spotted Reef Lobster (Enoplometopus debelius) is all decked out in hot pink, ready for a night on the town since, you know, lobsters are nocturnal.
Why keep shrimp? So back to the question at hand--"why shrimp?" A subconscious god complex? A harmonious and mutual balance of master and servant perhaps? Or the unlikely lesson a lowly creature can bestow upon us.
rhamphotheca: “ Monogamous Animals: Sea Horses Scientists have studied only a handful of species of seahorses (genus Hippocampus), but all of them appear to practice some form of monogamy. After her eggs are fertilized, a female seahorse passes them.