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Collector:
United States Fish Commission  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
North Atlantic Ocean  Search this
Preparation:
Dry
Place:
Provincetown, Massachusetts, Massachusetts, United States, North Atlantic Ocean
Collection Date:
1879
Specimen Count:
3
Notes:
label states "one with short tail"
Record Last Modified:
12 Jul 2018
Common name:
Horseshoe Crab
Taxonomy:
Animalia Arthropoda Merostomata Xiphosura
Published Name:
Limulus polyphemus (Linnaeus, 1758)
USNM Number:
3573
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Data Source:
NMNH - Invertebrate Zoology Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhinvertebratezoology_944843