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Horseshoe Shrimps

Cephalocarida

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Cephalocarida (Horseshoe Shrimps) is a group of arthropods. There are 12 species of horseshoe shrimps, in 5 genera and 1 family. This group has been around since the Drumian Age. Horseshoe Shrimps are detritivores. They are synchronous hermaphrodites. They are slow moving animals.

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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of horseshoe shrimps. View this species on GBIF

horseshoe shrimps Habitats

The environments in which many horseshoe shrimps species are known to live. Select an environment to see its horseshoe shrimps species checklist.

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Horseshoe Shrimp Habitats

The environments in which many horseshoe shrimps species are known to live. Select an environment to see its horseshoe shrimps species checklist.

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