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Red Knot & Horseshoe Crab (inverted) | by William  Dalton
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Red Knot & Horseshoe Crab (inverted)

Some folks who viewed a previous posted Red Knot picture have asked what a horseshoe crab looks like (foreground inverted). The relationship between the two species is unique (see explaination on previous picture). Ironically the horseshoe crab is a "cousin" to spiders not crabs. They are truly living fossils. May they both survive.

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Uploaded on March 14, 2006