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A crustacean, Homerus spp. Slipper lobster is species of the family Scyllaridae, squat lobster is species of the family Galatheidae, Indian ocean or whip lobster is Puerulus spp. A 100‐g portion (meat from half a dressed lobster) is a rich source of protein, niacin, vitamin B12, and copper; a source of zinc, vitamin B1, niacin, folate, and calcium; contains 370 mg of sodium and 3.5 g of fat; supplies 130 kcal (550 kJ).

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