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Red Legged Vinegaroon


Scorpion look alike but it hasn't stinger like any scorpion . it also has a pair of leg that use for detecting any object or living thing ahead. And this vinegaroon has different color to another vinegaroon that usually has total black/darkgrey form. But this one has red legs, and yellow marking on it's abdorment.


Mostly underground with high humidity, especially near tree's root. In urban area they can be found , in irrigation pipes or in junk area.


i've took this photo at night spotting,

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RendyMoonkies 5 years ago

Jason : it could be, I just had no idea,. It was my very first time met this amzing creature

RendyMoonkies 5 years ago

Rosa : thank you. And indeed it is a bit scary looking. And it can spread aweful smell around when it is disturbed.

Rosa Maria
Rosa Maria 5 years ago

That is a bit scary looking, but great spotting!

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 5 years ago

Maybe Uropygid sp..

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Jawa Tengah, Indonesia

Spotted on May 30, 2015
Submitted on Jun 1, 2015

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