National Geographic : 1928 Jul
Photograph by William Crowder THE HORSESHOE CRAB'S WORST ENEMY This species is taken in large numbers as food for livestock. It is also destroyed by many fishermen and seaside visitors, who erroneously believe it to be a menace to bait. Photograph by H.Armstrong Roberts A TOE-HOLD ON AHIGH-STEPPER Many are the charges ofassault laid atthe claws ofcrabs, but seldom are such attacks substantiated. This young crabber was posed for this picture at Barnegat Bay, New Jersey.