spiny lobster

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Synonyms for spiny lobster

large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters

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Reproductive biology of the red spiny lobster, Panulirus penicillatus and the Galapagos slipper lobster, Scyllarides astori in the Galapagos Islands.
The first type (GuSI; Figure 1) was a modification of a design previously used in, among other places, Baja California, Mexico to successfully monitor postlarval California Spiny Lobster abundances (Arteaga-Rios et al.
antillarum behavior in the presence and absence of a common predator, the spotted spiny lobster (Panulirus guttatus).
The ban will be extended under Honduran legislation and the Regional Regulations for Fisheries Ordinance of the spiny lobster (Panulirus argus), said the Secretariat of Agriculture and Livestock (SAG) in Honduras.
Holiday Mediterranean Menus Christmas lunch and dinner will feature all the trimmings, from turkey with chestnuts and green apples, Emilian-style Tortellini in capon broth, oven-roasted turbot steak, slow-cooked lamb with cinnamon, creamy risotto with aromatic herbs, spiny lobster in a Prosecco saffron sauce, and glazed beef fillet in Chianti wine sauce.
Additionally, the new rules mandated the purchase of permits for harvesting queen conch, spiny lobster, Panulirus argus; land crab, Cardisoma guanhumi; sirajo gobies, Sicydium plumiere; and miscellaneous by-catch species, and closed the Nassau grouper, E.
If picked up, the spiny lobster can flick its tale with such force it could break the bones in your hand.
I procured a Spiny Lobster Report Card (about $8), which permitted me to grab (not spear) California spiny lobster in season.
They paddle over and offer to sell us a langosta, a spiny lobster, but they have not caught enough for each of us.
Most abundant along Florida's west coast but also found on watery ledges and in crevices and caverns from North Carolina to Brazil, the red grouper excavates and maintains complex, three-dimensional structures that provide critical habitats for the spiny lobster and many other commercially important species in the Gulf of Mexico.
The life span of the spiny lobster is around 11 years in Omani waters.
Instead, Gamba's state-of-the-art kitchen poaches Santa Barbara spiny lobster meat ($34) very effectively, plating it handsomely with a crunchy sweet corn ragout and tarragon bisque.
The mangroves in West Andros support species as diverse as bonefish, snapper, grouper, spiny lobster, tarpon and reef fish" Some of these fish remain in local waters, while other young fish tagged near Andros have been tracked for hundreds of miles.
I do not know the breakdown between trap-caught spiny lobster and diver-caught lobsters but I understand that many of the deeper-caught ones are now caught with traps.
Customs found a two-foot-long spiny lobster and a slipper lobster on the verge of death.