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"Smiling" scorpion - Centruroides vittatus
White River Balds Natural Area, Ruth and Paul Henning Conservation Area, Taney County, Missouri, USA
October 5, 2009
I know there are lots of photos of this species already on BugGuide, but I couldn't resist adding this closeup shot of the face - it looks like he's "smiling"!

More info and a link to a larger photo can be found at A face only a mother could love.

Great picture, you can even s
Great picture, you can even see the lateral eyes clearly!

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