Florida Stone Crab (Menippe mercenaria) and Gulf Stone Crab (M. adina)

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FWC Facts:
Horseshoe crabs do not bite or sting. Despite the ferocious look of the tail, it is not used as a weapon, but to right themselves if they are flipped over by a wave.

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