Fish and Wildlife Research Institute

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Male Horseshoe Crab

In male horseshoe crabs, the first pair of legs are club-shaped with a hook on the end.


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FWC Facts:
Freshwater fish have a series of sensory pores called the lateral line that detect movement and vibration in the water, which helps with predatory and schooling behavior.

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