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American lobster
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Crustacea
Class: Malacostraca
Order: Decapoda
Infraorder: Astacidea
Family: Nephropidae
Genus: Homarus
Species: H. americanus
Binomial name
Homarus americanus
H. Milne-Edwards, 1837

The American lobster (Homarus americanus) is a species of lobster are found in the Atlantic Ocean on the east coast of North America.


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