Content tagged with "scorpion"

Insects, Spiders and Kin

These animals (along with crabs, shrimp, crayfish and others) are arthropods—invertebrates with jointed legs. Learn about Missouri's most common arthropods here. More

Pseudoscorpions

Image of a pseudoscorpion.
Various species in the order Pseudoscorpionida
These unusual little arachnids, which look something like tiny scorpions but with a rounded (and nonvenomous) hind end, are often overlooked but are filled with biological curiosity. Learn more about these helpful animals. More

Striped Scorpion

Video of a striped scorpion in the wild. More

Striped Scorpion

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Centruroides vittatus
Young striped scorpions are pale yellowish-brown, usually with two lengthwise dark stripes on the abdomen; older scorpions are uniform dark brown with the stripes faint or lacking. More

Striped Scorpion

Image of a striped scorpion
Photo of a striped scorpion. More

The Invisible Forest

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Life and death in a microscopic ecological community. More