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Scorpion-which species?  - Centruroides vittatus

Scorpion-which species? - Centruroides vittatus
New Braunfels, Comal County, Texas, USA
July 11, 2013
Size: Body about 3/4" or so.
I found two of these scorpions and took this photo of one (the other one ran). I haven't seen a scorpion quite like this before and would love to know the species. Any help would be greatly appreciated! And how toxic is this species' venom?

Centruroides vittatus - Striped Bark Scorpion
Moved from ID Request.

Extremely common in our area. Sting can be painful!

 
Thanks!
Thank you so much!

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