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Giant Forest Scorpion

Heterometrus longimanus

Description:

This specie is native to Singapore.



1 species ID suggestions

Chaerilus sp.
Chaerilus sp. The Scorpion Fauna - Singapore

5 Comments

skinheaddave
skinheaddave 2 years ago

Doesn't look at all like a Heterometrus to me. I'm guessing it actually wasn't that big? Looks like Chaerilus sp. to me. Only C.rectimanus has been described from Signapore but without the specimen in hand there would be no way of confirming that.

opzjon
opzjon 2 years ago

Hi Sean, in the rain forest section of the botanic garden. Tnx!

Pino
Pino 2 years ago

Pretty scary !

SeanWeekly
SeanWeekly 2 years ago

WOW! great spot where did you see this guy?

LarsKorb
LarsKorb 2 years ago

Awesome detail!

Singapore, Singapore

Lat: 1.31, Long: 103.82

Spotted on Nov 15, 2011
Submitted on Nov 15, 2011

Spotted for mission

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