Synonyms of 'Shellfish'
banana prawn (Australian)a prawn of the genus Penaeus, fished commercially in tropical waters of N Australia blue swimmer, blue manna, or sand crab (Australian)an edible bluish Australian swimming crab, Portunus pelagicus clamclappy-doo or clabby-doo (Scottish)a large black mussel cocklecrabany of various similar or related arthropods, such as the hermit crab and horseshoe crab crayfishany freshwater decapod crustacean of the genera Astacus and Cambarus, resembling a small lobster Dublin Bay prawna large prawn usually used in a dish of scampi freshwater shrimpking prawnany of several large prawns of the genus Penaeus, which are fished commercially in Australian waters langoustinea large prawn or small lobster lobsterany of several similar crustaceans, esp the spiny lobster Moreton Bay bug or shovel-nosed lobster (Australian)a flattish edible shellfish, Thenus orientalis, of Northern Australian waters mud craba large edible crab, Scylla serrata, of Australian mangrove regions musselNorway lobstera European lobster, Nephrops norvegicus, fished for food oysterprawnscallop or scollopa scallop shell or similarly shaped dish, in which fish, esp shellfish, is cooked and served school prawn (Australian)a common olive-green prawn, Metapenaeus macleayi soldier crab (Australian)a small blue Australian estuarine crab of the Mictyris genus usually found in large numbers ▷ See shellfish
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