|Copyright: Pawel Niwinski (pele) (26)|
|Date Taken: 2010-11-10|
|Exposure: f/5.6, 1/800 seconds|
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|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2010-11-10 19:36|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
|The Atlantic horseshoe crab, Limulus polyphemus, is a marine chelicerate arthropod. Despite its name, it is more closely related to spiders, ticks, and scorpions than to crabs. Horseshoe crabs are most commonly found in the Gulf of Mexico and along the northern Atlantic coast of North America.|
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amazing creature, TFS Ori
very interesting. Perhaps you could tell what creature it is and where you took the picture.