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Recent observations

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Bark Scorpions Genus Centruroides

Date

January 10, 2017 09:04 AM EST

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Toothed Scorpions Genus Diplocentrus

Observer

miguel_l_cuellar

Date

September 22, 2015 02:08 PM CDT

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Toothed Scorpions Genus Diplocentrus

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miguel_l_cuellar

Date

September 22, 2015 03:38 PM CDT

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Western Forest Scorpion Uroctonus mordax

Observer

icosahedron

Date

January 17, 2017 02:12 PM PST

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Observer

csmitelli

Date

September 15, 2016 09:13 PM EDT

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Western Forest Scorpion Uroctonus mordax

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direbecca

Date

December 29, 2016 03:30 PM PST

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Giant Hairy Scorpions Genus Hadrurus

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cwbarrows

Date

October 9, 2016 03:31 AM PDT

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Scorpions Order Scorpiones

Date

January 6, 2017

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Flat-tailed and Bark Scorpions Superfamily Buthoidea

Date

January 15, 2017 11:32 AM AST

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Scorpions Order Scorpiones

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ekmoody

Date

June 11, 2012 01:36 PM MDT

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Scorpions Order Scorpiones

Observer

adriana35

Date

January 15, 2017 09:37 AM EST

Place

Panama (Google, OSM)

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Arrowbreasted Scorpions Family Buthidae

Observer

budak

Date

April 9, 2016 10:16 PM SGT
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Description from Wikipedia

Scorpions are predatory arthropod animals of the order Scorpiones within the class Arachnida. They have eight legs and are easily recognised by the pair of grasping claws and the narrow, segmented tail, often carried in a characteristic forward curve over the back, ending with a venomous stinger. Scorpions range in size from 9 mm (Typhlochactas mitchelli) to 20 cm (Hadogenes troglodytes).

No range data available.
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