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Terms that relate to exoskeleton-bearing aquatic invertebrates used as food. This includes mollusks, crustaceans, and echinoderms.

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mantis shrimp

Seafood; Shellfish

A member of the crustacean family of marine creatures, the mantis shrimp consist of 400 species worldwide. Adult mantis shrimp can grow as large as 12 inches (30 cm) in length, although in extreme ...

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