noun, plural lim·u·li [lim-yuh-lahy] /ˈlɪm yəˌlaɪ/.
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They have now been shown to possess six pairs (fig. 47), as do Limulus and Scorpio.
Lankester and Bourne have divided the eyes of scorpions and Limulus into two kinds, monostichous and diplostichous.
What, then, is the nature of the coxal gland in the scorpions and Limulus?
Numerous rhabdomeres (grouped as rhabdoms in Limulus) are found in the retinal layer of the central eyes also.
Limulus has a blood-vascular system (the blood being bluish in color), a nervous and a digestive system.The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide|Augusta Foote Arnold