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Comments: Photos of a scorpion grooming itself


Today I saw one of my scorpions, a juvenile Centruroides flavopictus, grooming itself. It looked like it was sucking on its pedipalp (pincher), but probably it was wetting it. It used its tail to spread the liquid over the top of it's body, and now and then one or more legs helped to spread the liquid even more.

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