We have several Desert Hairy scorpions for sale at extremely low prices. This invertebrate gets its name from sensitive hairs on its body used to detect vibrations. It is also the largest scorpion in North America and an avid consumer of insects. When you buy a scorpion from us, you automatically receive our 100% live arrival guarantee.Desert Hairy Scorpion
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arizonensis is the largest scorpion in North America, and one of the 8–9 species of Hadrurus in the United States, attaining a length of 14 cm (5.5 in). This species is usually yellow with a dark top and has crab-like pincers. It gets its common names from the brown hairs that cover its body. These hairs help it to detect vibration in the soil. A similar species is Hadrurus spadix.Hadrurus arizonensis is distributed throughout the Sonoran and Mojave deserts. In Mexico, the species’ range flanks the Gulf of California in Sonora and Baja California Norte. In the United States, it is found in the western two thirds of Arizona, the Colorado Desert and Mojave Desert regions of southern California, southern Nevada, and extreme southwestern Utah. Arizona Desert hairy scorpions are a warm-desert species, specially adapted to hot and dry conditions. They are usually found in and around washes or low-elevation valleys where they dig elaborate burrows (up to 2.5 m or 8 ft 2 in) and emerge at night to forage for prey and mates. Other species commonly encountered living sympatrically with this species are: Smeringurus mesaensis, Hoffmannius confusus, and Hoffmannius spinigerus.
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