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  • Scientific Names
    • Solifugae
  • English
    • Sun-spiders
    • Windscorpions
    • Wind Scorpions
    • solifuges
    • Camel Spiders
    • Solfugids
    • Sunspiders
  • Spanish
    • Arañas camello y parientes
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  • Unknown
    • Jenízaros

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Recent observations

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

shahin

Date

April 14, 2015

Description

si es un cara de niño? tiene unas mandibulas muy grandes, y es bastante agresivo!

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Observer

ehfrandahl

Date

May 10, 2015 04:00 PM EAT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Wind Scorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

temminicki

Date

May 23, 2015 02:36 PM PDT

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What

Solfugids Order Solifugae

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

May 22, 2015 10:03 PM CDT

Description

Juvenile, about 1" in length.

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

hummer56

Date

May 14, 2015

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

May 14, 2015 09:51 AM PDT

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Observer

sidesplotch

Date

May 13, 2015 09:36 AM PDT

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Date

May 10, 2015 09:29 AM PDT

Description

Approximately 2cm long.

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What

Straight-faced Windscorpions Family Eremobatidae

Observer

finatic

Date

April 11, 2015 09:03 PM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

steviekgold

Date

May 9, 2015 09:20 AM PDT

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Observer

sindic

Date

January 11, 2005 10:16 AM CET

Place

Alya Bay (Google, OSM)

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

rrgutierrez

Date

May 1, 2015 09:55 PM MDT

Description

Tiny spider found in the desert, under a rock.

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Description from Wikipedia

Solifugae is an order of animals in the class Arachnida. They are known variously as camel spiders, wind scorpions, sun spiders or solifuges. The order includes more than 1,000 described species in about 153 genera. Much like a spider, the body of a Solifugid has two tagmata: an opisthosoma (abdomen) behind the prosoma (that is, in effect, a combined head and thorax). At the front end, the prosoma bears two chelicerae that, in most species, are...

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