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Bark Scorpion

Centruroides sculpturatus

Description:

Small scorpion that glows under a black light.

Habitat:

Found these every night in all of the campgrounds we stayed in as we rafted down the Grand Canyon.

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2 Comments

tomk3886
tomk3886 a month ago

I don't know. My son brought it on the trip. These scorpions are are a problem for those camping along the river. Often finding their way into peoples bedding, clothes and shoes. Stings are common.

Hema
Hema a month ago

Where did you buy the black light?

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Marble Canyon, Arizona, United States

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