There are over 2,000 different species of shrimp worldwide.
They range in size from a small fraction of an inch to 9 inches long.
Shrimp have 5 pairs of jointed walking legs on the thorax, 5 pairs of swimming legs (swimmerets), and 3 pairs of maxillae (feeding appendages) on the abdomen. They also have two pairs of sensory antennae, a tail fan, and compound eyes.
Shrimp are omnivores; they eat plants and small animals.
Shrimp are eaten by many species, including fish, birds, octopi, squid, cuttlefish and humans.
Small note: This cache is on private property. It was placed with the permission and assistance of the property owner, a fellow cacher named Irene.