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  • Scientific Names
    • Solifugae
  • English
    • Sun-spiders
    • Windscorpions
    • Wind Scorpions
    • solifuges
    • Camel Spiders
    • Solfugids
    • Sunspiders
  • Spanish
    • Arañas camello y parientes
  • Chinese (Traditional)
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Wind Scorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

andybridges

Date

June 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

richardwasson

Date

May 9, 2014

Description

Found this guy near the Indian village. It moves very fast and was always moving. It was about 3/4" of an inch long.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

blingbeek

Date

November 23, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Curve-faced Windscorpions Family Ammotrechidae

Date

August 8, 2011

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Straight-faced Windscorpions Family Eremobatidae

Observer

beschwar

Date

October 24, 2014 09:28 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Arañas camello y parientes Order Solifugae

Observer

atotonilco

Date

October 4, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

finatic

Date

August 23, 2014 09:54 PM PDT

Description

Santa Cruz County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

Observer

finatic

Date

August 23, 2014 10:11 PM PDT

Description

Santa Cruz County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

zeno_wijtten

Date

September 28, 2014

Place

Shimoni (Google, OSM)

Description

Length body-head about 6cm

Photos / Sounds

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What

Straight-faced Windscorpions Family Eremobatidae

Observer

jaykeller

Date

September 26, 2014 09:44 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Wind Scorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

naturespotter

Date

September 6, 2014 06:02 PM PDT

Description

Photo by Steven Gaskins

Photos / Sounds

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What

Curve-faced Windscorpions Family Ammotrechidae

Observer

finatic

Date

August 31, 2014 12:32 AM PDT

Description

Imperial County, California, US

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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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