In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1masculino langostino EEUUmasculino camarón América Latina EEUUmasculino camarón América Latinafemenino gamba Españamasculino langostino Cono Surmasculino camarón Britanicofemenino quisquilla España Britanico
2coloquial, despectivo(small person)renacuajo masculino coloquial despectivorenacuaja femenino coloquial despectivoenano masculino coloquial despectivoenana femenino coloquial despectivo
1to go shrimping — ir a pescar camarones (/ gambas etc. )
- Anemones, bubble corals, soft tree corals, sea cucumbers and cushion stars harboured tiny shrimps and crabs, while seahorses lurked among algae.
- It can be found feeding on crabs, shrimps, clams, scallops, abalone and small fish.
- For the many children participating it was a good opportunity to get close to mitten crabs, shrimp, fresh water mussels and even eels, as well as to a lot of deliciously slithery mud!
- They eat tiny organisms, such as mysid shrimp, that they find close to the ocean floor.
- The seadragon's diet consists of mysid shrimp and other small crustaceans.
- Feldmann summarized the paleobiogeography of lobsters and shrimps from North America.
- The trip north is slow for the cow-calf pair because of stops for nursing and the occasional meal of mysid shrimp or other food encountered.
- Chef Walter then produced a Lasagnette of eggplant with lobster, shrimps and mussels on a delicate saffron sauce to go with this wine.
- As we crept slowly across the flat in about 15 inches of water, we could see tailing bones rooting about in the soft bottom or around the mangroves, for crabs, shrimps or any other food item they could find.
- While blue whales may occasionally feed on pelagic crabs and small fishes, their diet is almost exclusively euphausiid shrimps commonly called krill.
- The shallow swamps provide an ideal habitat for juvenile shrimps, crustaceans, molluscs and fish, as well as breeding grounds for endangered species of marine turtles and horseshoe crabs.
- There are a fair number of nudibranchs and flatworms, all brightly coloured and sometimes difficult to distinguish, featherstars, shrimps, spiny lobsters and other hole-dwelling critters.
- Larval fish, shrimps, and other smaller plankton are eaten when available.
- To fuel all this physical activity we enjoyed lots of good food; I particularly liked the red snapper fish, and the biggest shrimps I have ever seen, which I encountered at Charlie's Bar in St Nicholas.
- I got some groceries, but I also got some of those shrimp they have under heat lamps near the aisles.
- It appears that the shrimps use their own bodies to ‘farm’ the bacteria.
- They were fed a diet of commercial shrimp pellets every third day.
- Take a torch with you, because within the crevices you'll find loads of prawns, shrimps and the odd lobster.
- Apart from 10-million baht damage to farm property, he said he had lost 2,000 spawning females capable of producing 200 million baby shrimps a month.
- Eumalacostraca is the group that contains most of the animals the general public recognize as crustaceans, such as shrimp, crabs, lobsters.
- Are you sure you want to hang out with that shrimp?
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