22 - weight in pounds of Bubba, a 30 to 50 year old lobster caught off Nantucket, Mass, that was spared from the pot but perished after being transferred to the Pittsburgh zoo this past March.
100 - estimated lobster life span, in years.
10,000 - average number of eggs produced by female every season.
10 - number of lobsters that survive beyond the first 4 weeks.
20 - duration in months of a lobster pregnancy.
5 to 7 years - duration for lobster living in cold waters to reach 1 pound.
90 percent - likelihood that a near shore lobster will end up on a dinner plate.
44.38 - size, in pounds, of the largest lobster on record, landed off the coast of Nova Scotia in 1977.
225 - record number or miles covered by a tagged lobster recovered off Long Island, NY. www.letsgolobstering.com