Friday, May 31, 2019

Fact of the Day: Locust Lobster

The modern English word for the lobster animals came from the Old English lopustre. The Old English name came from the Latin word locusta, which meant locusts and also crustaceans. 

6 comments:

  1. I am not a fan, very creepy! Interesting though,, I don’t know how people eat them lol

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  2. Lobsters cost a "mint" here in restaurants. I can't see the reason for that at all but this species of lobster (the locust) is found in the Mediterranean Sea and the Northern Atlantic.........so nowhere near "the land of Aussie".
    cheers
    Colin
    PS: Thanks for the info. on the rides in Dollyland.

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  3. With any luck I'll make it back to Nova Scotia this summer and have my annual feed of lobster and scallops. Fingers crossed!

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