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Queensland redclaw yabby


The Queensland red claw yabby is the largest freshwater crayfish. Mature males display bright red patches on the outer part of the claw. They often dig under rocks, and are excellent climbers.
Because they are raised commercially for food, they have been accidentally introduced into freshwater systems worldwide, and are destructively invasive.

  • Conservation StatusStable
  • Body sizearound 2.7 inches
  • Native habitat Freshwater of Australia
  • DietSmall fish, frog eggs, worms, and plants
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