How Many Legs Does a Shrimp Have?


Shrimp have 5 pairs of legs for a total of 10 legs. There are over 2,000 species of shrimp in the world. They can be up to 9 inches in length. Predators include fish, birds, squid and more.
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Shrimp have five pairs of jointed walking legs and 5 pairs of swimming legs. They also have 3 pairs of maxillae on their abdomen which they use to feed themselves.
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