Northern lobster


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Related to Northern lobster: Homarus americanus, American lobster
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Noun1.Northern lobster - flesh of cold-water lobsters having large tender clawsNorthern lobster - flesh of cold-water lobsters having large tender claws; caught from Maine to the Carolinas
Homarus americanus, Maine lobster, Northern lobster, American lobster - lobster of Atlantic coast of America
lobster - flesh of a lobster
2.Northern lobster - lobster of Atlantic coast of AmericaNorthern lobster - 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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Developmental rates at various temperatures of embryos of the northern lobster (Homarus americanus Milne Edwards).
The most popularly identifiable lobster variety is the clawed lobster, also referred to as the Maine, American, or northern lobster. In North America, clawed lobsters are harvested along the coasts of Newfoundland, Canada, all the way down to North Carolina.
The two most obvious features of the northern lobster are its pair of massive claws and hard shell.

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