Translation of crustacean in Spanish:


crustáceo, n.

Pronunciation /krəˈsteɪʃ(ə)n//krʌˈsteɪʃn/


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    crustáceo masculine
    • The soup had a lovely subtle crustacean flavor.
    • Marine scientists have found evidence of similar patterns among shoreline species like crabs, crustaceans and seaweed.
    • Most of the pesticides used to control sea lice are ‘broad-spectrum crustacean toxins’ and may have an effect on species such as lobster.
    • The significance of this is that other species such as shellfish and crustaceans feeding in plankton could be affected.
    • On the coast, the plovers' diet consists of marine worms, crustaceans, and small mollusks.