LOBSTER ( Homarus gammarus )

Local nameLUMBRIGANTE
History of fishing in the areaThis is a sedentary nocturnal animal, with its own marked out territory. It has a smooth shell and two large pincers. The left one has finely toothed cutting edges; the right one can crush with strong irregular teeth.
Fishing groundIt lives along our coast at depths between shore level and 150 m.
Fishing techniquesBy various traditional methods, including traps or tackle.
PortsRibadeo, San Ciprán, O Barqueiro.