Kilauea, Hawaii: Orange Crustacean

Crusty is maybe six feet high, balanced on its tail, with claws. A shrimp/lobster hybrid, although Hawaiian lobsters don't have claws.

Address:
4317 Kilauea Rd, Kilauea, HI
Directions:
From HI-56/Kuhio Hwy turn north at the Shell station onto Kolo Rd, then make the first left onto Kilauea Rd. Drive a quarter-mile and you'll se the shrimp on the right.
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Giant Shrimp Mailbox

A great big shrimp welcomes you to a home in Kilauea, Hawaii.

[Kelly Soprych, 06/26/2021]

The claws would suggest that this crustacean is some form of lobster, although Hawaiian lobsters don't have claws. Hard to know if this orange terror of the surf is unique, or a standard lawn mascot in Hawaii.


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