Lobster

Rock Lobster

Scientific Name: Jasus edwardsii.
Also known as: Crayfish, Spiny Rock Lobster (New Zealand), Langouste de Nouvelle Zelande (France), Languste (Germany), Aragosta (Italy), Langosta (Spain).
Characteristics: Very white, firm flesh. Orange membrane on exterior surface.
Description: Dark orange shell with numerous small spines.
Main Season: All year round. Lower catches from March to May during mating season.