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Squat lobster (3rd of 3)

Squat lobster

Scientists found this small, spiny crustacean living between 2 and 3 kilometres under the sea on a seamount east of Hawke Bay.

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Ashley Rowden, 'Sea floor - Life on the deep sea floor', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 November 2020)

Story by Ashley Rowden, published 12 Jun 2006