Red Swamp Crayfish

I’m no expert on crustaceans but I believe this is a red swamp crayfish, an invasive species that is gradually colonising loads of different places outside its native U.S. home.  This one was spotted in the Tagus Estuary Natural Reserve in Portugal.

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Procambarus clarkii

 

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Wade and Rock are a UK based couple who love good food and wildlife and love travelling to find it. Wade does most, but not all, of the writing and the photography. Rock shares the eating experience and tells Wade when planned posts fall short on sense or style or taste. In the opinion of Wade (and many of our friends) she is also a fabulous baker. WadeandRockandFood mainly consists of reviews of restaurants and pubs we have recently visited. WadeandRockandWildlife and WadeandRockandPlaces are mostly photoblogs.

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