Tag Archives: Lobster molting

Lobster Molting Video At Captain Joe and Sons

watch a lobster pull itself out of it’s exoskeleton

Posted in Captain Joe's, lobster, Video | Tagged , , | 8 Comments

Lobster Molting Video At Captain Joe and Sons

watch a lobster pull itself out of it’s exoskeleton

Posted in Captain Joe's, lobster, Video | Tagged , , , , , | 5 Comments

Lobster Molting Pictures

Yesterday we had a lobster molt in our tanks overnight.  90% of the exoskeleton was off and the lobster had only one claw left to pull out of it’s former body (pic below).  More pics and video at 8AM- Lobster … Continue reading

Posted in Beautiful Industry, Captain Joe's, lobster | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Another View of Lobster Molting With Slide Show

Got a few more pics of the lobster that molted in our tank. I sent them to the Maine Lobster Institute and they will be using them in their educational material. Click here for the slide show of the lobster … Continue reading

Posted in Captain Joe's, gloucester, lobster | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Lobster Molting Video at Captain Joes

Posted in Captain Joe's, Eats, gloucester, lobster | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Finnish Exchange Student Gets Unique Lobster Experience

My sister Felicia has been hosting a couple of talented Finnish tennis players. Yesterday when the lobster molting went down at the dock, they happened to stop by. They initially stopped by so I could take some pictures for their … Continue reading

Posted in Captain Joe's, Family, gloucester, lobster | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Finnish Exchange Student Handles Molting Lobster

Some teens get squeamish around this sort of stuff. Not this guy, he dove right in and embraced the experience. Finnish Exchange Student Handles Molting Lobster, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

Posted in Captain Joe's, gloucester, lobster | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Lobster Molting

Here is a website that describes the lobster life cycle much better than I can- The American Lobster :Life Cycle Lobster Molting, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

Posted in Captain Joe's, gloucester, lobster | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Lobster Pulls Walking Legs From Old Body

Lobster Pulls Walking Legs From Old Body, originally uploaded by captjoe06. Another pic of the lobster that molted in our tanks yesterday.

Posted in Captain Joe's, gloucester, lobster | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Lobster Pulls Tail Out Of It’s Shell During Molting Process

We had a lobster molt at the dock this morning.  It’s somewhat rare so I documented it for you to see the process.  Video will be coming tomorrow morning. Lobster Pulls its Tail Out of it’s Shell, originally uploaded by … Continue reading

Posted in Captain Joe's, gloucester, lobster | Tagged , , , , | 3 Comments

Lobster Molting At The Dock Image 1

Notice the shell separate in a straight line at the top of the carapace.  You can’t see it in this picture but the tail has already withdrawn from the shell.  The live lobster is to the top in the picture … Continue reading

Posted in Captain Joe's, gloucester, lobster | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Lobster Molting Captured for Video Here at The Dock

It’s rare that a lobster will be landed, sit in our tanks over night and then in the morning go into the molting process. It happened this morning and I captured it in pictures and video. It will take a … Continue reading

Posted in Captain Joe's, lobster | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment