Atlantic lobster (Homarus americanus)

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Atlantic lobster fact file

Atlantic lobster description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassCrustacea
OrderDecapoda
FamilyNephropidae
GenusHomarus (1)

Information on the Atlantic lobster (Homarus americanus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Atlantic lobster status

The Atlantic lobster is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (June, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
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Atlantic lobster on sea bed  
Atlantic lobster on sea bed

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