Molting Lobster


📌Did you know this?

Our  #FreshwaterLobster has a hard and inelastic shell. Therefore it must shed its shell periodically in order for the lobster to grow. Also known as molting.

Visitors were lucky enough to see this happen yesterday.


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Freshwater lobster molting at Wing’s Wildlife Park - Gunns Plains, Tasmania

Freshwater lobster molting at Wing’s Wildlife Park - Gunns Plains, Tasmania