lobsterlike

lobsterlike

(ˈlɒbstəˌlaɪk)
adj
similar to or resembling a lobster
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A modified joint might have made all the difference to scurrying crabs as they diverged from their plodding lobsterlike brethren.
With RoboLobster, a lobsterlike robot, already in use, this research may inspire a new generation of mechanical crawlers, says Vidal-Gadea.
A relative of spiders, these eight-legged arachnids can grow up to 20 centimeters (8 inches) long and have two threatening, lobsterlike claws.
The combination of his choleric, lobsterlike complexion and his angry mane of ginger hair used to excite comment.
To tease out the evolutionary connections among crab species, Cliff Cunningham of Duke University in Durham, N.C., and his coworkers obtained DNA from 26 decapod crustaceans, including crab-, shrimp-, and lobsterlike animals.
The name for the lobsterlike creature derives from the French ecrevisse.