California Spiny Lobster

Subphylum Crustacea (Crustaceans) — Order Decapoda  Spiny Lobster—Family Palinuridae Species: Panulirus interruptus (Randall, 1840); interruptus refers to the grooves on the abdomen which are interrupted in this species. Alternate Name: Bugs, crayfish, marine crayfish, rock lobster and red lobster. In Mexico called langosta mexicana or…