Scorpiones: Bothriuridae

Cercophonius squama  

Wood Scorpion (Cercophonius squama)
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© Vik Dunis 2018
Jarrahmond, VIC (Jun, 2018)
Common Names
  • Wood Scorpion
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I found this little fellow in my woodpile, or rather in the house after I'd carried some firewood in.

I didn't fancy finding him in my bed later so he was relocated back outside again.

Below is a close-up of the scorpion's sting.

Wood Scorpion Sting

Wood Scorpion (Cercophonius squama)

Wood Scorpion