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24-JUL-2005 Lejun

Scorpion

Copyright Lewis Scharpf

Order Scorpionida
Probably Vaejovis carolinianus
Alabama

Nikon Coolpix 8700
1/2000s f/3.8 at 34.7mm iso50 with Flash full exif

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lejun05-May-2011 01:10
Hi Ann: Although these scorpions are venomous, they are not considered dangerous to the average healthy person.
Ann Pettigrew04-May-2011 02:54
These look pretty scary. Are they considered dangerous to man? How long are they and have you ever been stung by one? This one looks like you found it on some cloth of some sort.