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Mediterranean checkered Scorpion

Mesobuthus Gibbosus


Mediterranena checkered Scorpion. The size was approximately 7 cm long with tail curled


Rocky, stony, dry gravel


We were on drive round the mountain and had just stopped for a rest. My friend's 4 year old son cried out "look a scorpion!!!" I quickly said "where, where?!!" and told the kids to be careful!! He said 'here..." He was holding it by the tail! Fearless...

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Πελοπόννησος, Δυτική Ελλάδα και Ιόνιο, Greece

Spotted on Jun 26, 2006
Submitted on Feb 28, 2017

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