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

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

brendan6

Date

August 29, 2015 10:55 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

ingyl_13_mazatl

Date

January 11, 2016 04:57 PM CST

Place

tepatitlan (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

trcarlisle

Date

December 11, 2015 08:41 PM GST

Description

Another visitor to our desert camp fire

Photos / Sounds

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What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

finatic

Date

September 6, 2015 11:58 PM PDT

Description

Gila County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

csavy

Date

December 9, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Straight-faced Windscorpions Family Eremobatidae

Observer

jaykeller

Date

September 19, 2015 08:50 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

gcsnelling

Date

March 16, 2014 01:34 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

gcsnelling

Date

July 31, 2014 09:03 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

pfog12

Date

April 4, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

gcsnelling

Date

August 9, 2011 10:00 AM MST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

gcsnelling

Date

August 9, 2011 10:00 AM MST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Windscorpions Order Solifugae

Observer

gcsnelling

Date

August 14, 2011 10:01 AM MST

Description

Courting Solifugids, Just prior to this photo they were actively mating.

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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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