Horseshoe crabs come ashore at Mispillion Harbor

Horseshoe crabs, with their armour-like shells or exoskeletons, come ashore by the thousands in spring at Mispillion Harbor, Delaware.

Horseshoe crabs come ashore at Mispillion Harbor

Horseshoe crabs, with their armour-like shells or exoskeletons, come ashore by the thousands in spring at Mispillion Harbor, Delaware.
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Gregory Breese/USFWS
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Coastal
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Coasts
Crustacea
Migratory birds
Wildlife refuges
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