Introduction: Ornate amphipods (Cyproidea ornata) are best identified by their striking colouration as well as a humped back and enlarged side-plates on segments 3 and 4, which shield the limbs. A spherical appearance is created when the abdomen is tucked under the body. Common under sea urchins and on rocky reefs.
Diet: Minute food particles.
Colouration: Brilliant black and yellow patterns.
Breeding: Eggs emerge from a brood pouch underneath the body as adults.
Max size: 4mm.
5km from the town center and within walking distance of the lagoon
A business hotel close to the town center
This colonial style lodge on the Walvis Bay Lagoon is the ideal place from which to explore the central Namibian coast
A bright & cozy lodge overlooking the lagoon and close to all of the cities amenities
A small, upmarket, owner managed guest house offering excellent views over the Walvis Bay lagoon
Well situated with views over the lagoon and close to the ever popular Raft Restaurant
Adjacent to a light house on a remote peninsula near the town of Walvis Bay. Pelican Point Lodge offers luxurious accommodation in a tranquil, remote & unspoiled environment
A friendly & relaxing eight roomed guest house