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Monday, September 17, 2007

Scorpion

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About 2 1/2 inches long, this scorpion, genus Uroctonus mordax, came from the Willow Creek area, about an hour inland from the coast, and is the first one I've ever seen up close and personal. Rather shy and docile, it will live in a young man's terrarium.





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4 comments:

Simona said...

Wow, what a photo!

dianna said...

He's pretty Cool, and just in time for Halloween and the month of October for us Scorpions! How lucky for the "young man!"

Anonymous said...

Another case of being in the right place at the right time, great photo.
Anne

Paz said...

oh my! ummm... aren't they poisonous?

paz