Scorpions were some of the first animals to crawl out of the sea. They continue to be adapted to places that other animals cannot survive in, but still manage even in the driest areas to find cooler, moister microclimates to inhabit.

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A habitat enclosure for spiders and young tarantulas, other arachnids and centipedes.

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California Forest Scorpions

Small brown scorpions, unusual within the hobby.




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Pandinus sp. 3 inches (no longer imported into the US)

 Paravaejovis spinigerus--An aggressive species from the desert Southwest. Juveniles under 1 inch.



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Smeringerus mesaensis is one of the largest US scorpions.

Hadrurus arizonensis-- the largest US species! (back next week)




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Heterometrus spinifer is big, black and glossy. Sub-adults to Adults.

Small, fairly pale California scorpion. Probably P. silvestrii.



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A bright LED blacklight flashlight to light up your pet scorpions, flat millipedes and ornate harvestmen, or help you find them in the wild.

All the essentials for a pet scorpion or whipscorpion (vinegaroon) habitat.