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found this scorpion in the Mojave desert, do anyone know which scorpion it is? - Paruroctonus

found this scorpion in the Mojave desert, do anyone know which scorpion it is? - Paruroctonus
Mojave desert County, California, USA
February 20, 2011

P becki
Markings on the prosoma around the eyes are diagnostic.

GOT IT!
Paruroctonus becki!

Moved
Moved from Scorpions.

Paruroctonus
It is definitely a Paruroctonus, but this genus is so diverse, and many look alike, it is very hard to say which species. Maybe if you could tell us exactly where it came from I could get a closer identification =)

 
Scorpion
It appears to be Paruroctonus xanthus. I've been wanting to add this one to my collection. Beautiful scorpion.

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