Arctides antipodarum Holthuis 1960
southern shovel-nosed cray, rough spanish lobster

family Scyllaridae - slipper lobster

Arctides antipodarum, the southern shovel-nosed cray is at the back of this photo. Hinge beaked prawns are in the foreground.

Distribution =   east coast of Australia and NZ.
Max size =   30cm total, average carapace length 10cm