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Tri-Coloured Scorpion

Scientific name:

opistophthalmus Spp.

Category: Inverts

Care rating:Region: Africa

Care: The minimum recommended enclosure size for the Tri-Coloured Scorpion is three times its total body length in width and two times its body length in depth. A day time temperature of 80-85F, a night time temperature of 70-75F, a misting twice a week and a relatively deep substrate to burrow in will accomodate a Tri-Coloured Scorpion. *Please remember that as with all scorpions this species will readily sting you when cornered*

Habitat: The Tri-Cloured Scorpion can be found throughtout South Africa in a variety of habitats but rarely seen in the day due to their prefered burrows.

Diet: The Tri-Coloured Scorpion will eat a variety of appropriatly sized invertebrates including crickets, locusts, morioworms and the occasional pinkie.

Caresheet: No Caresheet Available