Q. What do these animals have in common?
Water Bugs, cousins of the cockroach.
Not sure what is the name of these Centipede looking Shrimps.
Posted by Anton Diaz 11:15 PM on Monday, November 13, 2006
in [World Travel] CHINA: Shanghai, Guangzhou
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They all taste like chicken?
Monday, November 13, 2006 at 11:58 PM
oh. please don't tell me they're being eaten!!
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 12:06 AM
it's called CRAWFISH! in tagalog, alupihang dagat. :-)
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 03:03 AM
Crawfish are good! I would not eat the other two though...
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 06:21 AM
I think they're also called tatampan
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 08:40 AM
In Bulacan, we call them hipong alupihan.
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 11:36 AM
We call them(Crawfish) Palpatok in Bataan. =)
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 03:04 PM
I love alupihang dagat esp. if steamed with butter.
Tuesday, November 14, 2006 at 11:25 PM
I love alupihang dagat! But I think it's hard to get fresh ones here in Manila.
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 06:58 AM
They are serve in chinese restos
Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 06:26 PM
i love crawfish! but they're not easy to peel! hahaha=) prepare to get cut by the sharp shells! but they're so good! i remembered once, i was in beijing, i ate 4 fried scorpions! hahaha=)
anyway, anton! halata ba na mahilig ako kumain?! =)
Thursday, November 16, 2006 at 10:38 PM
they call it mantis shrimp at seafood restos here in HK,i think. Deep-fried with salt and pepper they taste sooo good. The flesh is white with some purple streaks when cooked. It tastes like a cross between squid, lobster and prawn. i really like your blog, by the way. adding it now to my daily reads apart from marketmanila and of course lori's dessertcomesfirst.
Friday, November 17, 2006 at 08:32 PM
ewwwwwwwwwwww!!!! that is yakee!!!
Saturday, December 09, 2006 at 10:44 AM
do u know what that is
Saturday, December 09, 2006 at 10:45 AM
Saturday, December 09, 2006 at 10:51 AM
the alupihang dagat isnt a CRAWFISH at all... THEY ARE CALLED MANTIS SHRIMPS. crawfish OR CRAYFISH are lobster looking things that live in freshwater...
Tuesday, July 29, 2008 at 10:39 PM
not crawfish......mantis shrimp
Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:37 PM
Hmm...I don't think that's Mantis Shrimp. Seems to me if they were Mantis Shrimp they'd be killing everyone with their super powers (you can read up on them via the Oatmeal's comic).
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Sunday, November 30, 2014 at 06:55 AM
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