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Giant Forest Scorpion

Heterometrus longimanus


This specie is native to Singapore.

1 species ID suggestions

Chaerilus sp.
Chaerilus sp. The Scorpion Fauna - Singapore


skinheaddave 6 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 6 years ago

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

Pino 6 years ago

Pretty scary !

SeanWeekly 6 years ago

WOW! great spot where did you see this guy?

LarsKorb 6 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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