Classification
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  • English
    • Camel spiders
    • Solpugids
    • solifuges
    • Wind Scorpions
    • Windscorpions
    • sun-spiders
    • sunspiders
  • Spanish
    • Arañas camello y parientes
  • Scientific Names
    • Solifugae

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

April 22, 2014 12:11 PM PDT

Description

Fell in reptile capture pit fall bucket and was released.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Camel spiders Order Solifugae

Observer

wael-shohdi

Date

the past

Description

Wael M. Shohdi

Photos / Sounds

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

mrbufo

Date

April 19, 2014 01:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Windscorpion Order Solifugae

Observer

jeckberg

Date

April 17, 2003

Photos / Sounds

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What

Camel spiders Order Solifugae

Date

April 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

tiwane

Date

April 13, 2014 09:43 PM PDT

Description

This was about 2 inches long and very skittish. I was pretty stoked when it paused a few times. Pretty awesome.

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

martingrimm

Date

September 10, 2011 09:01 AM EAT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

hydaticus

Date

March 14, 2014

Description

Full of eggs?

Photos / Sounds

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

lhiggins

Date

April 12, 2013 11:15 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Arañas camello y parientes Order Solifugae

Observer

gerardocobosantu

Date

February 1, 2011

Place

reynosa (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

December 22, 2013 11:24 AM CAT

Description

Seen on gravel road

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions (Order Solifugae) Order Solifugae

Observer

i_c_riddell

Date

December 22, 2013 01:38 PM CAT

Description

a very attractive species in forest, distinct head marking and abdomen colouration; hairy back legs

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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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