This scorpion-like aquatic predator has a pair of large pincers and a spiny carapace that clicks and grinds as it moves.
Spiny Eurypterid CR 9
Spiny Carapace (Ex)
Thousands of razor-sharp spines cover the carapace of a spiny eurypterid. Any creature that attacks a spiny eurypterid with a light weapon, natural attack, or unarmed strike takes 1d6 points of piercing damage. Any creature that grapples or is grappled by a spiny eurypterid automatically takes 2d6 points of piercing damage each round that the grapple is maintained.
Environment warm oceans
The spiny eurypterid is a voracious predator that swims in deep tropical waters.
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