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spiny lobster

Saltos de línea: spiny lob|ster

Definición de spiny lobster en inglés:

sustantivo

A large edible crustacean with a spiny shell and long heavy antennae, but lacking the large claws of true lobsters.
  • Family Palinuridae: several genera and species, in particular Palinuris vulgaris of European waters, and the American genus Panulirus
Example sentences
  • Without claws, spiny lobsters use their antennae to fend off predators.
  • The Norway lobster is a true lobster; but the spiny lobster, which exists in various species in tropical and subtropical waters around the world, is not.
  • The house specialties are in shellfish: Maine lobster, spiny lobster, dungeness crab, and live Santa Barbara sea urchin.

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