Vaejovis spinigerus (Wood, 1863)

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Common name: Stripe Tailed Scorpion
Scientific Name: Vaejovis spinigerus
Range: Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah, New Mexico
Type: Opportunistic Burrower
Communal: In small numbers
Full Grown Size: 2"
Growth Rate: Medium
Temperature: 85-90F (29-32C)
Humidity: 50%
Temperment: Nervous/Aggressive
Speed: Medium
Venom: 2
Diet: Young can eat Pinhead crickets, small roaches, meal worms. Adults can eat large crickets, roaches, super worms.
Housing: Adults large critter keeper, 5 gallon tank, or rubbermaid type container. Young can live in small critter keepers or large deli cups
Substrate Depth/Type: 3-4" of sand with rocks or hides.
More info: This, unfortunately, isn't very popular in the hobby. It is a very fun scorpion, always active.

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