Whip Scorpion In Box Frame (Hypocnoctus rangunensis)

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A Whip Scorpion in a handmade wooden frame mounted on high-quality acid-free conservation board. The Latin and common names are printed underneath the specimen.

Whip scorpions or vinegarroons are in fact arachnids that have a similar appearance to scorpions. They do not possess a venomous sting and there are over 100 species of whip scorpions that have been discovered. Whip scorpions range in size from 25 to 85 mm in length. They have eight legs: the first two legs serve as the sensory organs, while the other six legs are for walking. They have clawlike pedipalps or pincers

It can reach up to 20cm in length.


Latin Name: Hypocnoctus rangunensis

Quality: A1 What does this mean?

Sex: Male.

Distribution: Hypocnoctus rangunensis are widely found across tropical and subtropical southeastern Asia, including Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam, as well as India, Sri Lanka, Nepal and China.

Prepared: By our very own entomologists.

Frame: Handmade in our workshop.

Frame Size: 9 x 7 Inch.

Please Be Aware: The specimen that you will receive may differ in size, shape or colour very slightly since you are purchasing a natural product.

Where do we source our insect specimens? All of our specimens are purchased from conservation farming projects. Please visit our ethics pages in the menu for details on the type of projects we work with.

This would be a beautiful addition to your home or office.

Approx Length (cm): 17
Gender: Male
Frame Size (Inches): 9 x 7
Specimen Colour: Black
Distribution: Asia

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