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Definition of the noun american lobster
What does american lobster mean as a name of something?
- flesh of cold-water lobsters having large tender claws; caught from Maine to the Carolinas
- lobster of Atlantic coast of America
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- scientific name: Homarus americanus
- synonyms of American lobster: Maine lobster / Northern lobster
- more generic term: true lobster = large edible marine crustaceans having large pincers on the first pair of legs
- part: Northern lobster / Maine lobster = flesh of cold-water lobsters having large tender claws
- member of: genus Homarus / Homarus = type genus of the family Homaridae: common edible lobsters
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California spiny lobster Canadian/American lobster European lobster European spiny lobster Florida spiny lobster, Caribbean lobster, rock lobster, or langouste Hawaiian spiny lobster Langoustines, Dublin Bay prawns, scampi Slipper/squat ...
The Visual Food Encyclopedia (1996)
The North American lobster is a slightly different shape and color from the species found off European coasts. The lobster has five pairs of claws, the front pair of which is much more highly developed than the others and is equipped with ...
The Encyclopedia of Animals (2004)
A Complete Visual Guide by Fred Cooke
fMeganyctiphanes ** norvegeaj Atlantic lobster (American lobster) Homarus americanus. class Malacostraca. order Decapods Spiny lobster Palmuws vulgaris, class Malacostraca. order Decapoda Spinycheek crayfish Omnectes hmosus, ...
Encyclopedia of Foods (2002)
A Guide to Healthy Nutrition by Experts from Dole Food Company, Experts from The Mayo Clinic, Experts from UCLA Center for H
It lacks some of that characteristic sweetness, but the tails are far more inexpensive than buying a whole American lobster. Lobster is an excellent source of zinc. Preparation Tips When selecting a live lobster, look for an active one whose tail ...
by C. Reid Nichols, Robert G. Williams
American lobster, Homarus americanus American lobsters are found in the western North Atlantic, from Maine lobster Labrador to Cape Hatteras in North Carolina. blue crab Callinectes sapidus Blue crabs are native to the western Atlantic ...
by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton
The American lobster may weigh over 50 ...
by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton
The American lobster is found in fairly deep water, to depths of 1,200 feet (365 m) , from Labrador south to North Carolina. Burrowers and scavengers Lobsters move over the seabed on four pairs of walking legs, often propelled forward by the ...
From Africanized Honey Bees to Zebra Mussels by Susan L. Woodward, Joyce A. Quinn
Common slipper shell Rosy wolfsnail* Crustaceans American lobster Louisiana crayfish Signal crayfish Spiny-cheeked crayfish Recluse spiders Insects Ambrosia beetle Cypress tip moth Mnemiopsis leidyi Urosalpinx cinerea Ensis directus ...
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
americanus (American lobster) andH.gammarus ( European lobster; ...
by OECD: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
+ NORTHERN LOBSTER, AMERICAN LOBSTER (N. America) Live: in wooden or cardboard boxes which may contain insulating materials and ice; lobster remains alive for up to 35 hours depending on conditions.
by Andrew Smith
Even so, American lobster trappers are required to measure the lobsters and throw back both undersize and oversize ones. For more than one hundred years, New England lobster trappers have managed to follow various practices that have ...
by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.
The American lobster (Homarus americanus) and SCAMPI are the most commercially important, being highly prized as food. The American lobster, found from Labrador to North Carolina, weighs about 1 lb (0.5 kg) and is about 10 in. ( 25 cm) ...
Encyclopedia of Microbiology (2009)
species Most species Marine fishes Numerous freshwater fishes, marine fish susceptible American lobster Most fish species, also frogs, tunics, snakes Most species Striped bass, white perch, yellowtail Salmonids Young salmonids Shrimp , ...
The American lobster (H om arus Americanus) is larger than the European species. When fully grown, it is ...
To Inspire Ambition, to Stimulate the Imagination, to Provide the Inquiring Mind with Accurate Information Told in an Interesting Style, and Thus Lead Into Broader Fields of Knowledge, Such is the Purpose of this Work by Guy Stanton Ford
The American lobster early became a favorite article of food, and lobster fisheries have existed on the For a ri y subject not found in its Lo G KS AND KEYs Massachusetts coasts for more than a century. The method of capture is simple.
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American Lobster (Homarus americanus)
Clawed lobsters compose a family (Nephropidae, sometimes also Homaridae) of large marine crustaceans. Lobsters are economically important as seafood, forming the basis of a global industry that nets US$1.8 billion in trade annually. Though several different groups of crustaceans are known as "lobsters," the clawed lobsters are most often associated with the name. Clawed lobsters are not closely related with spiny lobsters or slipper lobsters, which have no claws (chelae), or squat lobsters. The closest relatives of clawed lobsters are the reef lobster Enoplometopus and the three families of freshwater crayfish.
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