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For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada


Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
No Taxon (Glossary)
No Taxon (T)
No Taxon telson
Explanation of Names
From Greek, telson, limit.
telson noun - 1. last division of the body of a crustacean. 2. caudal spine of Chelicerata (arachnids, horseshoe crabs, etc.), for instance, scorpion sting.
Internet References
Wikipedia: Telson