spiny lobster


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spiny lobster

n.
Any of various edible marine decapod crustaceans of the family Palinuridae, having a spiny carapace and long antennae and lacking claws. Also called crayfish, langouste, rock lobster, sea crayfish.

spiny lobster

n
(Animals) any of various large edible marine decapod crustaceans of the genus Palinurus and related genera, having a very tough spiny carapace. Also called: rock lobster, crawfish or langouste

spin′y lob′ster


n.
any of several edible crustaceans of the family Palinuridae, differing from true lobsters in having a spiny shell and lacking large pincers.
[1810–20]
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Noun1.spiny lobster - warm-water lobsters without clawsspiny lobster - warm-water lobsters without claws; those from Australia and South Africa usually marketed as frozen tails; caught also in Florida and California
sea crawfish, spiny lobster, langouste, rock lobster, crawfish, crayfish - large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters
shellfish - meat of edible aquatic invertebrate with a shell (especially a mollusk or crustacean)
2.spiny lobster - large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobstersspiny lobster - large edible marine crustacean having a spiny carapace but lacking the large pincers of true lobsters
lobster - any of several edible marine crustaceans of the families Homaridae and Nephropsidae and Palinuridae
genus Palinurus, Palinurus - type genus of the family Palinuridae
crayfish, langouste, rock lobster, spiny lobster - warm-water lobsters without claws; those from Australia and South Africa usually marketed as frozen tails; caught also in Florida and California
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Global Lobster Market, by Species (American lobster, European lobster, Caribbean spiny lobster, Australian spiny lobster, Red Rock Lobster, and Others), Importing Countries (United States, Canada, China, France, China, Hong Kong (SAR) and others) Exporting Countries (Canada, United States, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom and Others) Forecast
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In Cornwall, the spiny lobster or crawfish is making a comeback from overfishing in the 1960s and 1970s.
The attack occurred just before 7am local time, during the opening hour of California's popular spiny lobster season.
The digestive proteases of the American lobster (Homarus americanus) and the Japanese spiny lobster (Panulirus japonicus), presents an optimal pH range of 7 to 8 (Brockerhoff et al., 1970; Galgani & Nagayama, 1987), while the maximum digestive enzymatic activity of the multienzymatic extracts of M.
This represents a striking difference between Palaemon adspersus and the spiny lobster, in which flicking behavior towards the chemical stimuli was attenuated completely by ablation of aesthetascs (Daniel et al., 2008).
Using the Caribbean spiny lobster Panulirus argus (Latreille, 1804) as a model, lobsters were subjected to 5 wk of controlled diets in a laboratory-feeding trial.
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