Maine State Aquarium

How Did Odd Lobster Get Six Claws?

We dare you to high five this lobster. Amazingly, you could. Lola, a 4-pound (1.8-kilogram) lobster with five claws on her left side, was caught off Hyannis, Massachusetts, last week by the F/V Rachel Leah (from the TV show Lobster Wars) and donated to Maine State Aquarium in Boothbay Harbor. Claw abnormalities occur when a set of regulatory…

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How Did Odd Lobster Get Six Claws?

We dare you to high five this lobster. Amazingly, you could. Lola, a 4-pound (1.8-kilogram) lobster with five claws on her left side, was caught off Hyannis, Massachusetts, last week by the F/V Rachel Leah (from the TV show Lobster Wars) and donated to Maine State Aquarium in Boothbay Harbor. Claw abnormalities occur when a set of regulatory…

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