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    • Solifugae
  • English
    • Sun-spiders
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    • Solfugids
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Date

May 1, 2016 12:36 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

kvanesky

Date

April 27, 2016 08:40 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

cheyenne_herzog

Date

March 19, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Curve-faced Windscorpions Family Ammotrechidae

Observer

afroherpkeeper

Date

April 18, 2016 11:38 PM CDT

Description

Small species (1") found in my kitchen. Was released outside.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

dlbowls

Date

April 25, 2016 08:14 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dominic

Date

April 24, 2016

Description

Will do some more research and see if I can ID it to species later. I found this guy while getting rocks from behind my house for a house project. Aggressive little guy.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

e-albright

Date

April 23, 2016 02:32 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

April 22, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Curve-faced Windscorpions Family Ammotrechidae

Observer

jaykeller

Date

April 19, 2016 08:18 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

fadiyaghmour

Date

April 22, 2016 12:28 AM GST

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Observer

jpsilva

Date

June 5, 2005 12:59 PM WEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

April 20, 2016 11:00 AM PDT
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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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