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Horseshoe Crab

Limulus polyphemus


Looks like a sting ray, but is actually a crab. Has a hard shell that you can touch without disturbing it.


Atlantic Ocean

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Jenavieve Jones
Jenavieve Jones 7 years ago

You should google there blood it's crazy

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Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

Spotted on Jul 9, 2015
Submitted on Jul 9, 2015

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