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PostSubject: Hottenttota Venom???   8/10/2009, 5:18 pm

Anyone have any information on the toxicity of the following Hottenttota species? Information on any known fatalities is also wanted.

Hottenttota Hottentotta
Hottenttota Judaicus
Hottentotta franzwerni
Hottentotta trilineatus

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PostSubject: Re: Hottenttota Venom???   8/10/2009, 6:38 pm

H.Hottentotta-No known deaths to my knowledge, unless it's the uncommon allergic reaction. venom is about a 3-3.5/5 rating, hurts likea muther if they get you but you won't die.

assuming the rest are the same abouts.
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PostSubject: Re: Hottenttota Venom???   8/10/2009, 7:10 pm

Hurts like hell and you might get a few symptoms other then pain like a little bit of heart rate/pressure changes.
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PostSubject: Re: Hottenttota Venom???   8/10/2009, 11:25 pm

H. hottentotta is considered medically significant. That one probably hurts the worst.

Keep in mind that a healthy adult is unlikely to die from any scorpion sting.

If your emperor scorpion stops eating, don't panic.
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