Latest Buthidae Stories
French researchers have announced the discovery of a new species of scorpion in the Ecuadorean Andes, adding to that region’s already remarkable level of biodiversity.
A venomous scorpion hitched a ride on a jet plane bound from Phoenix to Indianapolis and stung one passenger before it was captured when the aircraft landed. Marilee McInnis, a spokeswoman for Southwest Airlines, said the passenger was not seriously hurt and the Arizona bark scorpion and five of its babies were destroyed Sunday after Flight 2093 arrived at Indianapolis International Airport, the Indianapolis Star reported Monday. Airport spokeswoman Susan Sullivan said Douglas Herbstsommer,...
Atlas of Scanning Electron Microscope Images of the Book Lung Published by the American Museum of Natural History
- A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.