This Old World scorpion is from Africa.
This burrowing species is often found in desert habitats, but can also be found in dry forests.
Mildly venomous, but a painful sting. Harmless for healthy humans. This aggressive species will often use claws for defense, and not use the stinger.
Juvenile: L3 - L4, Sub-adult: L5 - L6, Adult: 7 - 8 cm
|Adult Size:||2.6 - 3''(7 - 8 cm)|
|Temperature:||71.6 - 86°F (22 - 30°C)|
|Humidity:||75 - 80%|
|Life Span:||Females 5 - 7 years, Males 3 - 5 years|