Caption: Emperor scorpion (Pandinus imperator) responding to threat by raising venomous sting located at the end of its tail and arcing it over its body in this laboratory demonstration. The emperor scorpion is native to much of Africa and can reach 20 cm in length.

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Keywords: animal, arachnid, arachnida, arizona desert hairy scorpion, arthropod, behavior, behaviour, biology, close up, defence, defense, hadrurus arizonensis, invertebrate, macro, macroscopic, poisonous, scorpion, sting, stinger, venom, venomous, zoology

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Scorpion raising sting in defense

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