Snapping Shrimp stuns its victims to death with a noise so loud it produces an effect known as sonoluminescence (luminescence excited in a substance by the passage of sound waves through it). The Snapping Shrimp has a unique large claw that creates a wave of bubbles that generate huge acoustic pressure when snapped. The bubble it produces reaches speeds up to 60 mph with a sound so loud it can kill a small fish. The speed of which the bubble collapses produces sonoluminescence, a luminescent burst of light, and reaches temperatures nearly as hot as the surface of the Sun. The sound wave can kill small fish and break glass bottles.
Throw a cape on this bad boy – there’s a new superhero in town.