What are diffrent types of shellfish available?

Seafood is popular among coastal countries. Where shellfish make a major portion of seafood. Shellfish are basically invertebrate animals that live in water and have a shell as an exterior body covering and are usually edible.

What are different types of shellfish?

There are two types of shellfish - molluscs and crustaceans.

Mollusca include - octopus, squid, mussels, oyster, snail etc.

While crustaceans include - shrimp, lobster, prawns and crab.

Nutritional value - low carb food, minerals, lean protein, nutrients and good fat are present.