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Rare Calico Lobster Caught in Northeast US [VIDEO]

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Have you ever heard of a calico lobster?

The rare calico lobster is a colorful crustacean that makes occasional appearances in the Northeast Atlantic.

Get a good view of this one, caught inMaine, in the video from seacoastonlinedcram.

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Typically a brown-green color, lobsters do have variety in their patterns, but this calico one is an exception.

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Luckily for this guy, it will be released back into the water on Labor Day after a stint at the Explore the Ocean World Oceanarium in Hampton, New Hampshire.

Image via Ellen Goethel, Explore the Ocean World

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Rare Calico Lobster Caught in Northeast US [VIDEO]