THIS IS A SHRIMP-LIKE CREATURE CALLED CUMA SCORPIOIDES.
"On the Seashore" by R. Cadwallader Smith
COLUTEA scorpioides maritima, glauco folio.
"The Botanical Magazine, Vol. I" by William Curtis
The inflorescence in the family Boraginaceae are usually regarded as true scorpioid cymes.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 5" by Various
Leaves often lobed or divided, and the inflorescence frequently scorpioid.
"The Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States" by Asa Gray