Why do different animals have different blood colors? If red blood is caused by Red Blood Cells, do crabs have “Blue Blood Cells”?

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Why do different animals have different blood colors? If red blood is caused by Red Blood Cells, do crabs have “Blue Blood Cells”?

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Horseshoe crabs use hemocyanin the key atoms are copper atoms not iron like in Haemoglobin and myoglobin in most red blooded mammals. https://youtu.be/t6kQhilO04c

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