Types Of Lobsters: Lobsters´ Types and their main characteristics.

This is your best opportunity to know which are the  different types of Lobsters as well as about their main characteristics. American lobster (Homarus americanus) They are decapod crustaceans from  the family Nephropidae. This species belongs to the group of true lobsters and usually inhabit dark and cold waters, where there are rocks and other … Leer más

Spiny Lobsters: Characteristics, reproduction, habitats and more.

It is time to learn everything about the spiny lobsters, Caribbean spiny lobsters, or Panulirus Argus. This is another species of decapod crustaceans belonging to the Palinura infraorder that usually inhabits the main reefs and mangroves located in the western region of the Atlantic Ocean. They are also known as langustas or rock lobsters, or even crayfish in … Leer más

Lobsters: Characteristics, habitats, reproduction and more

We invite you to learn all what you ever wanted about these stunning and delicious crustacean called Lobsters. Lobsters are crustaceans from the phylum Arthropoda, and the decapods order. All of them are marine and benthic and most are nocturnal. They feed on dead and living animals, whether they are small mollusks or  other invertebrates … Leer más

Mantis Shrimps: Characteristics, properties, reproduction and more

We invite you to learn about the mantis shrimps or Odontodactylus scyllarus in scientific terms, which despite their small size have very developed and interesting features. Despite their namesake and relatively puny stature the mantis shrimps aren´t  shrimps at all. They’re stomatopods, distant relatives to crabs, shrimp, and lobsters. The mantis shrimp  is one of … Leer más