13510 thumb Spiny Lobsters of the World

Palinuroidea, Part 1:
This guide celebrates the beauty and diversity of spiny lobsters (family Palinuridae) and furry lobsters (family Synaxidae). It is a sister guide to Slipper Lobsters of the World.

Included are field characteristics that I find helpful for ...more ↓

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Spotted Spiny Lobster 1
Panulirus guttatus
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East Coast Rock Lobster 2
Panulirus homarus
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Painted Spiny Lobster 3
Panulirus versicolor
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Ornate Spiny Lobster 4
Panulirus ornatus
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Caribbean Spiny Lobster 5
Panulirus argus
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Green Spiny Lobster 6
Panulirus gracilis
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Blue spiny lobster 7
Panulirus inflatus
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Pronghorn Spiny Lobster 8
Panulirus penicillatus
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California Spiny Lobster 9
Panulirus interruptus
Royal spiny lobster
Panulirus regius
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Banded Spiny Lobster 10
Panulirus marginatus
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longlegged spiny lobster 11
Panulirus longipes
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White Whisker Spiny Lobster 12
Panulirus femoristriga
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Smoothtail Spiny Lobster 13
Panulirus laevicauda
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mud spiny lobster 14
Panulirus polyphagus
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Chinese spiny lobster 15
Panulirus stimpsoni
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Natal Spiny Lobster 21
Palinurus delagoae
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European Spiny Lobster 22
Palinurus elephas
Cape Verde Spiny Lobster
Palinurus charlestoni
Pink Spiny Lobster
Palinurus mauritanicus
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Packhorse Rock Lobster 25
Sagmariasus verreauxi
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Saint Paul Rock Lobster 26
Jasus paulensis
Tristan rock lobster
Jasus tristani
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Longarm Furrow Lobster 27
Justitia longimana
banded whip lobster
Puerulus angulatus
Musical Furry Lobster
Palibythus magnificus
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Furry Lobster 30
Palinurellus wieneckii

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