Scorpion carrying babies on its back. - Centruroides sculpturatus -
Goodyear, Arizona, Maricopa, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA August 4, 2011 Size: approx. 4-5 inches
These were taken on 08/04/11 at about 9:40 AM. It was lying in landscaping rocks near my house under a trash can. I found her when I moved the can and she then went to find other shelter. For a larger detailed and downloadable view of this image: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pyrat_wesly/6013418195/in/photostream
Contributed by PyratWesly on 8 August, 2011 - 6:24pm Last updated 22 November, 2011 - 9:26pm
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