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Lori
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PostSubject: Help ID this scorpion?    Help ID this scorpion?  Empty4/25/2011, 5:11 pm

The picture doesnt show the colour too well or the size, but,https://redcdn.net/ihimizer/i/img2011041500693.jpg/

its dark brown, with light brown legs, and its about 6cm's its really small, got quite big claws for the size of it, and its got a small stinger, ive looked all over the internet and cant find an identification! D:

Any help is appreciated Smile

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PostSubject: Re: Help ID this scorpion?    Help ID this scorpion?  Empty4/25/2011, 6:30 pm

Hi, do you have any idea what country it is from? I am thinking maybe a young Heterometrus madrasapatensis or Scorpio maurus fuscus 'dark morph'.
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PostSubject: Re: Help ID this scorpion?    Help ID this scorpion?  Empty4/25/2011, 8:48 pm

I have no idea what country it is from, it's from my work at a wildlife centre/zoo, we got asked to take it in because it came in with a pack of clothes for one of the shops in our shopping centre, we have had it for about a year now, and nothings really changed about it, hope this helps you a bit more! Smile
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PostSubject: Re: Help ID this scorpion?    Help ID this scorpion?  Empty5/15/2011, 1:52 pm

Where did the pack of clothes come from? Looks almost like a Euscorpius sp., which looks very similar to the American genus Uroctonus.

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