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

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bornases

Date

September 27, 2016 01:59 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Date

September 25, 2016 10:13 PM PDT

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Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

ericka5

Date

September 23, 2016 07:00 AM MDT

Description

Found on bike path at Dreamy Draw

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

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fadiyaghmour

Date

September 13, 2016 09:38 PM GST

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Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

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pakko_gomez

Date

May 9, 2010 10:40 AM CDT

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Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

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mdm489

Date

September 20, 2016 03:19 PM PDT

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What

Curve-faced Windscorpions Family Ammotrechidae

Observer

leptonia

Date

September 19, 2016 01:57 PM PDT

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

journey76

Date

September 15, 2016 05:38 PM CDT

Description

Looks like some legs are missing. I am guessing on species.

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Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

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johnyochum

Date

May 6, 2015 10:06 AM CDT

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

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csavy

Date

July 12, 2016 12:00 AM EDT

Description

Was watching one camel spider running about the perimeter fence till it ran into a second larger adult and they began fighting. The larger one eventually killed the smaller one.

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Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

zaqbolles

Date

September 7, 2016 11:25 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

carrolkuhlow

Date

August 21, 2016 04:00 PM PDT

Description

About 2" long. Has 8 legs, 2 antennae. Very aggressive. Found in swimming pool.

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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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