Western Rock Lobster

Panulirus cygnus
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Quick Facts

Scientific name Panulirus cygnus
Other names Australian Spiny Lobster
Size Up to 40 cm (15.74 in)
Weight Up to 5.5 kg (12 lb)


Habitat & AU Distribution Coastal to deeper offshore waters amongst seagrass beds, rocky areas & reef
Depth Range 0 - 200 m (656 ft)
Western Rock Lobster Distribution