Homarus americanus

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Related to Homarus americanus: Northern lobster
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Noun1.Homarus americanus - lobster of Atlantic coast of AmericaHomarus americanus - lobster of Atlantic coast of America
true lobster - large edible marine crustaceans having large pincers on the first pair of legs
genus Homarus, Homarus - type genus of the family Homaridae: common edible lobsters
American lobster, Maine lobster, Northern lobster - flesh of cold-water lobsters having large tender claws; caught from Maine to the Carolinas
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Similar negative relationships between temperature and size at maturity have been observed for other decapods including the American lobster Homarus americanus (Campbell & Robinson, 1983) and the crayfish Procambarus clarkii (Alcorlo et al.
Florida's "lobsters" are distant 1 cousins of Homarus americanus, or American lobster, that's found in colder waters.
Microstructure and crystallographic texture of the chitin protein network in the biological composite material of the exoskeleton of the lobster Homarus americanus.
Examples of specific topics include the influence of intrinsic and extrinsic factors on agonistic behavior in freshwater crayfish, chemical communication and social behavior of the lobster Homarus americanus, ecology and evolution of mating behavior in freshwater amphipods, mating strategies in isopods, sperm demand and allocation in decapod crustaceans, hermaphroditism in caridean shrimps, social behavior of parent-offspring groups in crustaceans, sociobiology of terrestrial isopods, the social breeding system of the Jamaican bromeliad crab, ecology and evolution of eusociality in sponge-dwelling shrimp, and anthropogenic stressors and their effects on the behavior of aquatic crustaceans.
Large-scale and long-term, spatial and temporal patterns in demography and landings of the American lobster, Homarus americanus, in Maine.
Dove Marine Sciences Research Center Stony Brook University Stony Brook, New York, USA Homarus americanus (American lobster) larvae (40x) Stereomicroscopy (episcopic) HONORABLE MENTION Conor L.
Similar trends in [alpha]-amylase activity were observed in larvae of the American lobster Homarus americanus (Biesiot, 1986).
ABSTRACT: There is virtually no information on the pelagic early life history stages of American lobster, Homarus americanus, in the New York Bight despite the fishery for this species in the region.
Crustaceans American lobster All post-larval stages use Homarus americanus shelter in polyhaline-marine waters.
KEY WORDS: lobster, habitat, suitability index, habitat suitability index model, Homarus americanus, Long Island Sound
Lobster trap video: in situ video surveillance of the behavior of Homarus americanus in and around traps.