Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Arachnida
Order: Scorpiones Family: Genus:
Scorpions are nocturnal and occur on all continents except for Antarctica, being most diverse in arid subtropical habitats. Scorpions, and spiders, have the slowest metabolic rate of all the arthropods and thus spend most of their... More » · More images »


This scorpion species is small and completely harmless to humans. At just over 51° N, this marks the northernmost limit where scorpions live in the wild.

Types of Scorpions - Scorpion Facts and Information

There are about 1500 scorpion species out there being deadly to humans only 25 of those species. Facts about the Deathstalker, the Arizona Bark Scorpion, the.

Different Types of Scorpions - Scorpion Species - Orkin

Learn more about the different types of scorpions that exist on, including which species are the most common.
A guide to suitable species for the beginner scorpion keeper, along with species to avoid. More »
By Lianne McLeod, DVM, Guide

Scorpion, Guides for All Types of Scorpions, Scorpion Pictures

Scorpion species, guides for all types of scorpions with scorpion facts and pictures, keeping scorpion species as pets, scorpion habitat, arachnid handling and ...

Scorpions, Scorpion Pictures, Scorpion Facts - National Geographic

There are almost 2,000 scorpion species, but only 30 or 40 have strong enough poison to kill a person. The many types of venom are effectively tailored to their ...

The Scorpion files - Species index - NTNU

I've made species biographies with extended information for some selected ... to write a species biography and submit it for publication in The Scorpion Files, ...

Scorpion Facts & Information for Kids and Researchers

SCORPION FACTS, scorpions are arachnids. There are over 2000 species of scorpions in the world. The Arizona Bark Scorpion is the most venomous in the ...

What are the Different Types of Scorpions? | Terminix

May 4, 2015 ... More than 1300 species of scorpions exist, but only about 90 species are found in the United States. Read more about the different types of ...

Popular Q&A
Q: What is a scorpions species?
A: The scorepion is a lot of spices so their a small kinds and a big kinds a big kinds is not much powers and a small kinds is a lot of powers. Read More »
Q: How many scorpion species are there?
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Q: What scorpion species are found in Oklahoma?
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Q: What are good scorpion species to own.?
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Q: What scorpion species are there in Sri Lanka?
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