Image of Leiurus
Creatures » » Animal » » Arthropods » Chelicerates » Arachnids » Scorpions » » Fat Tailed Scorpions »

Deathstalker Scorpion

Leiurus quinquestriatus (Ehrenberg 1828)

2007 Arie van der Meijden   cc-by-nc-sa-3.0

Leiurus quinquestriatus (Deathstalker Scorpion) is a species of scorpions in the family fat-tailed scorpions. They are native to Asia, Ethiopia, and the Palearctic. They are nocturnal carnivores. They have parental care (female provides care).

show all records
show all records
show all records

EOL has data for 12 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Deathstalker scorpion. View this species on GBIF