Horseshoe crab blood contains hemocyanin (a molecule based on
copper), which gives it a blue tinge.
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FWC Facts:The Marine Fisheries Stock Enhancement program breeds and rears game fish and mollusks for release into marine waters and evaluates the use of hatchery-reared animals.
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