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A toadstool leather coral (Sarcophyton sp.) at the Indianapolis Zoo.

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A birds nest coral (Pinnigorgia sp.) at the Indianapolis Zoo.

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A birds nest coral (Pinnigorgia sp.) at the Indianapolis Zoo.

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A powder puff anemone (Metridium senile) at the Indianapolis Zoo.

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A yellow polyp coral (Hydrozoanthus gracilis) at the Indianapolis Zoo.

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A hairy hermit crab (Pagurus hirsutiusculus) at the John Ball Zoo.

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A hairy hermit crab (Pagurus hirsutiusculus) at the John Ball Zoo.

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A rough keyhole limpet (Diodora aspera) at the John Ball Zoo.

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A rough keyhole limpet (Diodora aspera) at the John Ball Zoo.

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A black turban snail (Tegula funebralis) at the John Ball Zoo.

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A black turban snail (Tegula funebralis) at the John Ball Zoo.

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A striped knee tarantula ( Aphonopelma seemanni) at the John Ball Zoo.

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A striped knee tarantula ( Aphonopelma seemanni) at the John Ball Zoo.

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A female Edward’s bark scorpion and babies (Centruroides edwardsii) at Verve Biotech, a Nebraska-based company studying arachnid venom for use in biomedical research.
Females of this species carry up to 100 babies on their backs for protection.

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Spiny-tail fairy shrimp, shrimp (Streptocephalus sealii) at the Alabama Aquatic Biodiversity Center near Marion, Alabama.

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An Anita Hoffman’s tarantula (Aphonopelma anitahoffmannae) at the Memphis Zoo in Tennessee.

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A male mountain creekshell, Villosa vanuxemensis) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center This animal was collected from the Clinch River, VA.

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A male mountain creekshell, Villosa vanuxemensis) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center This animal was collected from the Clinch River, VA.

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A fluted shell (Lasmigona costata) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the Clinch River, TN.

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A fluted shell (Lasmigona costata) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the Clinch River, TN.

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Two rough rabbitsfoot (Theliderma cylindrica strigillata and Theliderma cylindrica cylindrica) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. Theliderma cylindrica cylindrica is the larger of the two specimens, and has larger ridges on shell.

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Two rough rabbitsfoot (Theliderma cylindrica strigillata and Theliderma cylindrica cylindrica) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. Theliderma cylindrica cylindrica is the larger of the two specimens, and has larger ridges on shell.

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An endangered Cumberland monkeyface (Theliderma intermedia) on the right photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected in the Duck River, TN.
A critically endangered Appalachian monkeyface (Theliderma sparsa) on the left photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the Powell River, TN.

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An endangered Cumberland monkeyface (Theliderma intermedia) on the right photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected in the Duck River, TN.
A critically endangered Appalachian monkeyface (Theliderma sparsa) on the left photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the Powell River, TN.

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A pocketbook (Lampsilis ovata) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the Clinch River, VA.

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A pocketbook (Lampsilis ovata) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the Clinch River, VA.

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An endangered Cumberland monkeyface (Theliderma intermedia) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected in the Duck River of TN.

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An endangered Cumberland monkeyface (Theliderma intermedia) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected in the Duck River of TN.

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Two Tennessee heelsplitters (Lasmigona holstonia) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. These animals were collected from Plum Creek on the Clinch River, VA.

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A pistolgrip (Tritogonia verrucosa) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the New River, VA.

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A pistolgrip (Tritogonia verrucosa) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the New River, VA.

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A green floater (Lasmigona subviridis) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the New River in North Carolina.

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A green floater (Lasmigona subviridis) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the New River in North Carolina.

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An endangered fluted kidneyshell (Ptychobranchus subtentus) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the Clinch River, VA.

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An endangered fluted kidneyshell (Ptychobranchus subtentus) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the Clinch River, VA.

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A pheasantshell (Actinonaias pecterosa) photographed at the Aquatic Wildlife Conservation Center. This animal was collected from the Clinch River, VA.

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