How do you treat a scorpion bite ? - What eats the scorpion ?

How Many Legs Does A Scorpion Have ?

Scorpions, ticks and spiders belong to the family of Arachnida. There are more than a 1,000 different types of scorpions found the world over. They are believed to be living on for more than 400 million years now!More...

How Do You Treat A Scorpion Bite ?

How Do You Treat A Scorpion Bite ?

A scorpion uses its sting on its tail to inject venom inside the skin. Many people refer to this as a scorpion bite but this is a misnomer. A scorpion does not use its mouthparts to bite anyone. It intelligently uses its tail to sting people. Although people are paranoid about these creatures, only one species found in the whole of North America is poisonous! Kids, aged adults and people who have a history of severe allergic reactions to insects will exhibit life-threatening symptoms when stung by a venomous scorpion.More...

 

 

What Does A Scorpion Bite Look Like ?

What Does A Scorpion Bite Look Like ?

Scorpions are eight legged creatures and belong to Arachnida family. They can be three to eight inches long and have a characteristic curved tail. There are nearly 1,000 diffident species of scorpions found the world over. Nearly 70 species have been found in the US. They are concentrated in and around Florida. They generally live in cool places with a moist or damp soil. You will find them resting under rocks, stones, littered foliage, fallen tree trunks etc. In North America, only one species found in Arizona, New Mexico has been proven venomous leading to human deaths. These creatures are nocturnal.More...

 

 

What Eats The Scorpion ?

What Eats The Scorpion ?

Scorpions often instill a sense of fear among people. While some find these multi legged hairy creatures absolutely gorgeous, others will cringe at the very thought of scorpions. These creatures are diverse in terms of color and size. Even though a few species have ten eyes, scorpions have poor eyesight.More...