Cuticular fluorescence in sea scorpions, horseshoe crabs and other chelicerates

Exocuticular hyaline layer of sea scorpions and horseshoe crabs suggests cuticular fluorescence is plesiomorphic in chelicerates M. Rubin, J. C. Lamsdell, L. Prendini, and M. J. Hopkins, 2017, Journal of Zoology, vol 303, pp. 245–253 I never thought that working in a tiny dinosaur museum in Wyoming would lead to research on glow in the dark... Continue Reading →


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