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Huge prawns

Observed: 20th April 2011 By: jeltjejeltje’s reputation in Invertebratesjeltje’s reputation in Invertebratesjeltje’s reputation in Invertebrates
Pale pink body with darker pinchers
Long,spiny pinchers
Pinchers same size as rest of body
Just the tails are kept here,known as Scampi

The carapace and long segmented abdomen with broad tail fan is pale pink.About 20cm long (incl tail and claws)Have long orange-pink pinchers with spines. They live in burrows in the muddy seabed and are caught by trawling. Brought ashore,sorted and packed in Tarbert harbour.

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