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Atlantic horseshoe crab eggs - Limulus polyphemus

Atlantic horseshoe crab eggs - Limulus polyphemus
Pickering Beach near Dover, Kent County, Delaware, USA
May 26, 2007
Pickering Beach is one of the places known to birders for the display of the annual horseshoe crab spawn.
To alleviate concern (in case anyone wonders) only the leader of the group dug eggs.

I think Limulus polyphemus, as in:

Moved
Moved from Horseshoe Crabs.

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