Did you know...?
- The mediterranean slipper lobster is one of the only slipper lobster species that live in the Mediterranean, along with the small slipper lobster. The nocturnal animals are at home in all tropical and subtropical seas.
- Slipper lobsters have a second pair of antennae that are shaped like two large shovels.
- When reproducing, the female slipper lobsters carry up to 100,000 eggs on their hind legs, which are cared for until the larvae hatch.