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the Giant Whip-Tail Scorpion

Photo by Bob Gobeille
Unknown Age
Mastigoproctus giganteus
Captive Bred
Came to Nature's Educators from a breeder
These arachnids are also called Vinegaroons. Although totally harmless to humans, they can spray a vinegar-smelling substance from glands near their tails. They live in tropical and sub-tropical areas spending most of their time hiding under rocks, logs, or in burrows.
Needs warm presentation area