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Limulus polyphemus (Atlantic Horseshoe Crab) is a species of Xiphosura in the family horseshoe crabs. It is listed as near threatened by IUCN.

  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/nearThreatened
  • Definition: A taxon is Near Threatened when it has been evaluated against the criteria but does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered or Vulnerable now, but is close to qualifying for or is likely to qualify for a threatened category in the near future.
  • Attribution: http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/categories-and-criteria
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