Horseshoe Crab Printable Coloring Page

The horseshoe crab is a unique sea animal that looks nothing like a crab. They are brown in color and have a hard shell on top with legs underneath to move them around. I honestly don’t know much about them, so read the link below to find out more.

Enjoy this coloring page, which is for personal, home use only. Please do not sell or use this image to make money as the copyright is mine.

horseshoe crab coloring page
Horseshoe crab

Horseshoe Crab Photos

Usually the horseshoe crabs I come across in the wild are dead. One time my son and I went down to the big Mosquito Lagoon “lake” and found hundreds of dead horseshoe crabs just offshore and along a beach. I’ve read that raccoons will eat them, but I honestly don’t know what killed so many.

Read more about horseshoe crabs at the National Wildlife Federation site.