Classification
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All Names

  • Hebrew
    • עכשוב, עקרבוט, מבעיתן
  • Scientific Names
    • Solifugae
  • English
    • Sun-spiders
    • Windscorpions
    • Wind Scorpions
    • solifuges
    • Camel Spiders
    • Solfugids
    • Sunspiders
  • Spanish
    • Arañas camello y parientes
  • Unknown
    • Jenízaros
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 避日目
    • 風蠍

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Curve-faced Windscorpions Family Ammotrechidae

Observer

finatic

Date

June 18, 2016 09:08 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

jonathansanchez

Date

October 1, 2015 02:07 PM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

finatic

Date

June 24, 2016 10:40 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Straight-faced Windscorpions Family Eremobatidae

Observer

leptonia

Date

June 20, 2016 10:11 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

biohexx1

Date

June 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Straight-faced Windscorpions Family Eremobatidae

Observer

constance

Date

June 20, 2016 09:23 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Straight-faced Windscorpions Family Eremobatidae

Observer

teresitaglezo

Date

May 3, 2016 08:58 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Straight-faced Windscorpions Family Eremobatidae

Observer

kueda

Date

June 20, 2016 09:26 PM PDT

Description

Eating a spider, argentine ants poaching. Made some truely disturbing movements of its chelicerae while eating.

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

ryanandrews

Date

June 20, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

naturerocks

Date

June 21, 2016 09:23 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found him running around the living room floor last night. Nearly 1" body, not including legs. Large mouth part that seems to be always looking to bite.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

arturoc

Date

February 29, 2016

Description

Realmente no se qué es, por esta región les dicen cara de niño.
Se encontraba debajo de una roca.

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

lonnyholmes

Date

June 18, 2016 08:59 PM MST
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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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