Palinurus elephas, common spiny lobster, crawfish, European spiny lobster, photos, facts and physical characteristics


Palinurus elephas, common spiny lobster, crawfish, European spiny lobster, photos, facts and physical characteristics

Palinurus elephas

Palinurus elephas Description

Carapace with several thorns. Species active mainly at night, hiding by day.

Palinurus elephas Common Names

  • common spiny lobster, crawfish, European spiny lobster

Palinurus elephas Taxonomic Structure

What type of species is Palinurus elephas? Below, you will find the taxonomic groups the Palinurus elephas species belongs to.

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Palinurus elephas, marine species closely related

Palinurus elephas, distinctive physical characteristics

How to identify Palinurus elephas marine species? Below, you will find the list of main identification criteria and physical characteristics of marine species Palinurus elephas. For each identification criteria, the corresponding physical characteristics of marine species Palinurus elephas are marked in green.

Palinurus elephas, geographic distribution

Where is Palinurus elephas found in the world? Below, you will find the list and a world map of the geographic distribution where the marine species Palinurus elephas can be found.

Palinurus elephas, underwater photographers

Which photographers have photos of Palinurus elephas species? Below, you will find the list of underwater photographers and their photos of the marine species Palinurus elephas.