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Urchins & Crabs

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submitted by Museum Administration on 14.10.2003

Flapjack Lobster

Flapjack Lobster
Copyright (2003) Kythera Museum Of Natural History

Despite its name, this creature is actually a crayfish, Scyllarides latus. Its box-like carapace covers its head and thorax. This one is 3 cm long. Photograph ©James Prineas, 2003

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