SCORPIONS

Scorpion du Jour

The purpose of this page is to provide a little non-technical information about individual species of scorpions. It is intended for reading by persons who are casually interested in scorpions, but who don't need to be overwhelmed by technical jargon.

Current Scorpion du Jour

Scorpio maurus

Former Scorpions du jour

This is a list of the species featured in past Scorpion du jour segments. Enjoy!


Disclaimer: The views expressed here are mine alone and do not represent the views of the Department of the Army or the Smithsonian Institution... or any one else for that matter. No scorpions were harmed in the production of this page. All scenes, whether actual or created, depict my personal view of the facts. – Dr. Scott A. Stockwell


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