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Escargot
Frog legs
Squid
Crayfish
Crab
Shrimp
Lobsters
Crustaceans
Sea Scallops
Mussels
Storage
Market
Clams
Oysters
Mollusks
Grading
Shellfish

Marine Science Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Organisms with 10 appendages Decapod
Pair of chelipeds in a moveable finger Dactyl
The hard uppper shell of a turtle, crustacean, or arachnid Carapace
Thin sensory appendages on the heads of insects, crustaceans, and some other arthropods Antennae
A pair of globular organs in the head through which organisms see, Eyes
Inhabit intertidal and near-shore habitats in the colder and temperature waters of the Earth's oceans Cancer Crabs
Live on sandy bottoms and have thin exoskeletons Pacific Coast Crab
One of the pair of legs that bears the large chelae in decapod crustaceans Chelipeds
An aquatic mollusk that has a compressed body enclosed within a hinged shell, such as oysters, clams, mussels, and scallops Bivalve
Inhabits the rocky intertidal zone; very agile climber and rapid crawler Shore Crab
Relatively short for shore crabs Walking Legs
Clan of closely related animals that includes snails, slugs, clans, oysters Molluscs
"Stomach foot"; snails and slugs Gastropod
Blanket of soft tissue that covers a mollusc's body like a bathrobe Mantle
Long ribbon-like tongue coated with overlappping teeth Radula
Encased by an external skeleton and appendages are jointed Arthropods
Smallest of crustaceans; have elongated antennae Copepod
One of the walking limbs of a crustacean Pereopod
swimming limb of a crustacean, five pairs of which are typically attached to the abdomen Pleopod
The rearmost segment of the body of certain arthropods, such as the middle lobe of the tail of a lobster Telson
the sixth and last pair of abdominal appendages of lobsters and related crustaceans, forming part of the tail fan Uropod
used in feeding and mating; claw-like gnathopods
an arthropod of the large, mainly aquatic group Crustacea, such as a crab, lobster, shrimp, or barnacle crustacean
the terminal segment of a forelimb, manus
distinct male and female individual organisms dioecious
have a row of small blue eyes along the mantle edge Scallops
large phylum of segmented worms annelids
outer covering made of tough but flexible collagen cuticle
brightly colored segmented worms Polychaetes
paddle-like fleshy paired appendages parapodia
Bundles of bristles setae
pair of feelers palps
Composed of chitin exoskeleton
have a curved body that is flattened sideways Amphipods
dorsoventrally flattened Isopods
pointed appendages which are used to grasp food Chelicerae

Fishy Seafood Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Lobsters and crabs are these? crustaceans
A Yellow or Blue Fin _______________. Tuna
Another name for prawns? shrimp
Fish usually pickled in wine or cream sauce? herring
Small fish sometimes used as pizza topping? anchovies
What calamari is? squid
Type of fish named rainbow, brook or lake? Trout
Fish that has red flesh and has high fat content? salmon
Small fish that is deep fried and eaten with the bones in? smelt
A way to cook lobster? boil
what scallops really are? clams
The business of seafood farming? aquaculture
A ______________ fish has its entrails removed. drawn
A ___________ fish has backbone and fins? fin
A _________ fish has its entrails, head, fins and scales removed? dressed
A kind of shellfish that has soft bodies, and hard shell? mollusks
What cooking method should be used to cook lean fish? moist
which kind of fin fish has pink, yellow or gray flesh? fat
Cut of fin fish that are cross sectional slices taken from a dressed fish? steak
Cut of fin fish where the sides of the fish cut lengthwise away from the backbone? fillet

Ocean animals Word Search

Type
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Description

Blue marlin
Tuna
Coral
Sand dollar
Oyster
Sting are
Squid
Lobster
Tropical fish
Star fish
Seals
Otters
Shark
Clam
Shrimp
Octopus
Jellyfish
Whale
Dophin
Sea turtle

Fish & Seafood Word Search

Type
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Description

squid
scallops
oysters
mussels
lobster
clams
shrimp
crayfish
crab
pollock
pike
perch
halibut
haddock
cod
catfish
carp
trout
bluefin
albacore
sardines
salmon
mackerel
herring

Poultry and Fish Word Search

Type
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Description

turkey
swaordfish
storage
steramed
shrimp
shellfish
scallops
scales
sauteed
sardines
roasting
quality
protein
poultry
poached
perishable
oysters
mollusk
leanfish
handling
haddock
grilling
giblets
fry
frozen
freshness
fishsteak
fishfillet
finfish
fatfish
entrails
edible
doneness
crustacean
crab
cookingbag
consumer
chicken
canned

Invertebrates Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A bee that collects honey. Honeybee
This bug eats through wood. Termite
Makes hissing noises. Hissing Cockroach
'Flower" Mantis Orchid Mantis
Poisonous butterfly. Monarch Butterfly
Females of this species have a red hourglass shape under the abdomen. Black Widow
Lacks a respiratory system and breathes through its skin. Earthworm
The largest of this species are found in tropical waters. Sea Anemone
Has a star shape. Starfish
A group of this animal is called a smack. Jellyfish
Among the most simple of multi-cellular organisms. Sponge
Are very social despite their name. Hermit Crab
Are able to rapidly dart backwards by flexing their body. Shrimp
The conditition of being infected with this species is called taeniasis. Tapeworm
Majority species of this worm are blood-feeding. Leech
Has 8 tentacles. Octopus
Have spiny shells for protection. Sea Urchin
Live in the sand upside down. Clams
The only difference between this animal and a slug, is it has a shell. Snail
The only difference between this animal and a snail, is that it does not have a shell. Slug
Has 6 tentecles. Squid
Breathe via their anus. sea cucumber
Can manually control their buoyancy. cuttlefish
You can get pearls from this mollusk. Oyster
The female of this animal can only mate after she has just molted. Lobster
This species makes up the Great Barrier Reef. Coral
Largest group of living organisms known to science. Beetle
Bleed from their knees when threatened. Ladybug
Can turn their head a full 180 degrees. Praying Mantis
Capable of carrying mass 50 times their own body weight. Ants
Become a butterfly. caterpillar
Only males of this species chirp. Cricket
This insect is aquatic during the larval stage. Dragonfly
All species of this animal are venomous. Scorpion
Defend themselves by throwing barbed hairs at attackers. Tarantula
Does not have a heart or gills. Barnacle
Grow a hair-like substance to attach them to rocks. Mussel

Aquarium Word Search

Type
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Description

Alligator
Ballonfish
Barnacle
Barracuda
Bass
Bluefish
Bluewhale
Bullfrog
Carp
Catfish
Clam
Cod
Coral
Crab
Crayfish
Crocodile
Discus
Dolphin
Eel
Finwhale
Fish
Flounder
Flyingfish
Frog
Goldfish
Goosefish
Hammerhead
Hermitcrab
Herring
Hornshark

Invertebrates Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Has a long body with many segments, name means "one thousand legs" Milipede
A marine animal with 5 or more arms, star shaped, undersides of arms have tube feet for movement. Starfish
A phylum of invertebrates. Includes: coral, jelly fish, sea anemones, etc. colentarata
Small insect that lives in colonies, many types such as red, black,fire, carpenter, etc. ant
In the phylum Coelenterata, a hard stony object that usually forms in large reefs in warm seas. coral
A phylum of invertebrates. Includes: earthworms, leeches, sandworms, etc. Annelida
In the phylum Coelenterata, a free-swimming marine animal, has no brain, is an umbrella shape with tentacles hanging down. Jellyfish
A crustacean with a wide body and 5 pairs of legs ( first two are pincers), lives on sea shores in tropical places. crab
A large marine crustacean, has a long cylindrical body and has 5 pairs of legs ( first two are pincers). lobster
Common insect has two sets of clear wings (only used on set for flying). Types include; house, fruit, horse, etc. fly
Has a long flat body, name means " one hundred legs centipede
In the phylum Mollusca. This animal creates pearls. oyster
A common mantis, long-bodied, rests on forelimbs as if praying. praying mantis
In the phylum Annelida, type of worm that lives on land or in water, has suckers on both ends, many species are blood-sucking parasites. leech
In the phylum Arthropod, has eight legs. Name for species such as; black widow, daddy-long-legs, etc. spider
In the phylum Mollusca, live in shells, used in escargot. snail
In the phylum Annelida, a type of worm that burrows and lives in the soil. earthworm
An animal lacking a backbone invertebrate
A phylum of invertebrates. Includes: insects, scorpions, mosquitos, etc. arthropod
A hard external body covering for some invertebrates. Provides support and protection. exoskeleton
In the phylum Coelenterata, has a flower like shape and many stinging tentacles around its mouth, a marine animal. sea anemone
In the phylum Arthropod, has lobster-like pincers, and a poisonous sting on the end of tail scorpion
In the phylum Arthropod, a small insect that flies and bites and sucks blood from humans and animals. mosquito
An insect with two pairs of large wings, goes from caterpillar, into a cocoon, and then into its final form. butterfly
Terrestrial mollusk, like a snail but lacks a shell, a pest to plants. slug
A free-swimming crustacean with an elongated body. Used as a food frequently. Ex: scampi shrimp
A fast-flying, long bodied insect with two pairs of transparent wings. dragonfly
A type of invertebrate. In the phylum Mollusca. Typically has eight tentacles. octopus
This animal lives in water, stays attached to underwater rock or a coral reef, take in food by drawing it into their bodies. sponge
A fast swimming cephalopod mollusk with eight arms and two long tentacles. squid

Animals Word Search

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alligator
ant
anteater
badger
bat
bear
bee
bird
bunny
butterfly
camel
cat
cheetah
chipmunck
cow
coyote
crab
crocodile
deer
dinosaur
dog
dolphin
donkey
duck
eagle
eel
emu
falcon
ferret
fish
flamingo
fly
fox
frog
geko
goat
hamster
horse
kangaroo
koala
lemur
leoperd
lion
lizard
lobster
lune
mole
moose
mouse
newt
octopus
otteer
owl
panda
panther
parrot
peacock
penguin
pig
possum
pug
puma
quail
raccoon
rat
ray
robin
seal
shark
shrimp
skunk
snail
snake
squid
swan
tiger
toad
tucan
turkey
turtle
umbrellabird
walrus
wasp
whale
wolf
yak
yorkie
zebra
zonkey
zorse

Invertebrates Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Small, wingless insect in the order Thysanura. Silvery light grey and blue color. Silver fish
Larval form of the mealworm beetle, Tenebrio molitor Mealworm
The larva Or caterpillar of the domesticated silk moth. Primary producer of silk Silkworm
A fly of the suborder Cyclorrhapha. Most common fly. Housefly
A scale insect in the suborder Sternorrhyncha, from which the natural dye carmine is derived. Cochineal
Named for its potent sting. Seen in Nicarauga and the extreme east of Honduras Bullet ant
Crustacean native to shelf depths in the northwest Atlantic Ocean and North Pacific Ocean. Snow crab
A nocturnal insect related to the butterfly. Moth
Small wingless jumping insect that feeds on the blood of mammals and birds. Flea
Marine echinoderm with five or more radiating arms. Starfish
Group of small to very large sea snails Abalone
Not a true jelly but rather a hydromedusa. Smaller than true jellies. Bell jelly
Coral in the family Mussidae. Generally spheroid shaped and grooved surface that looks like a brain. Brain coral
Small crustaceans found in all the words oceans. Krill
Cephalopod mollusk. Has two eyes and four pairs of arms. Octopus
A marine bivalve mollusk with shells of equal size Clam
Insect with two pairs of large wings that are covered with tiny scales, usually brightly colored. Butterfly
Insect having fore wings typically modified into hard wing cases that cover and protect the hind wings and abdomen Beetle
Feed on organic detritus, such as flakes of shed human skin. Dust mite
Predatory arachnids that have eight legs and can sting you Scorpion
Social winged insect that has a narrow waist and a stinger Wasp
Bivalve mollusks with rough irregular shells. Have pearls Oyster
Known as pests. Cockroach
Class of parasitic flatworms Tapeworm
Small, free swimming crustacean. Frequently used for food Shrimp
Slender long legged fly with aquatic larvae. Can transmit diseases Mosquito
Large marine crustacean with stalked eyes and pinchers Lobster
Insect with large multifaceted eyes, two transparent wings and sometimes colored patches on the body Dragonfly
Another name for a saltwater clam Scallop
An aquatic or terrestrial annelid worm with suckers at both ends Leech
Eight legged predatory arachnid. Poison their prey with their fangs Spider
A large stinging wasp that typically nests in hollow trees Hornet
A crab with soft asymmetrical abdomen that lives in a castoff mollusk shell for protection Hermit crab
Small, pale soft bodied insect that eats wood Termite
Insect of a large group to which the honeybee belongs Bee
Commonly known as a cellar spider Daddy long legs
Eat other insects by catching them with its forelegs Praying mantis
A freshwater crayfish Crawfish
Feed on the blood of mammals, birds, and sometimes reptiles Tick
Worms with a long round body Roundworm