Panulirus cygnus 

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Citation: Butler, M., Cockcroft, A., MacDiarmid, A. & Wahle, R. 2011. Panulirus cygnus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2011: e.T170073A6725821. . Downloaded on 26 September 2018.
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