Gallery description : pictures of scorpions

Scorpion (scorpiones) is an animal of the arachnida type. It inhabits dry desert, grassland, savanna and tropical jungles. The weight of the animal is about 10-100g (0.4-3.5oz) and average life span is 4-25 years. Rodents, birds, lizards are the dangerous creatures for scorpions. Look up the table below to learn more facts.

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Facts about scorpions
NameScorpion
Size2-30cm (0.8-12in)
Skin TypeShell
FamilyScorpionoidea
Life Span4-25 years
TypeArachnida
OrderScorpiones
ClassArachnida
Scientific NameScorpiones
LifestyleSolitary
Weight10-100g (0.4-3.5oz)
PredatorsRodents, birds, lizards
KingdomAnimalia
ColourBrown, black, yellow, red, white
DietCarnivore
Main PreyInsects, spiders, small rodents
PhylumArthropoda
HabitatDry desert, grassland, savanna and tropical jungles
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Average Litter Size6
Top Speed19km/h (12mph)
Image Details
Description Pictures of scorpions. Scorpions :: Rocktár
Width 1074 pixels
Heigh 925 pixels
File type JPG
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