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Hadrurus arizonensis ID confirmation?

Discussion in 'Scorpions' started by Daniel Edwards, Jan 9, 2018.

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    I have a palladus or palladia, and a normal... but this one is near black-gray! Locale or variant name anyone?

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  2. LeFanDesBugs

    LeFanDesBugs Arachnobaron

    Correct ID.
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  3. RTTB

    RTTB Arachnoprince Active Member

    Where was it collected?
  4. No idea, from a wholesaler that had Palladia as well somehow all under the same generic description.
  5. darkness975

    darkness975 Dream Reaper Arachnosupporter

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  6. brandontmyers

    brandontmyers Arachnoangel Old Timer

    It is Hadrurus arizonensis. Hadrurus spadix doesn't not have the crescent shaped 'mask'. Other Hadrurus sp like H. anzaborrego or H. obscurus have a different shaped 'mask'.
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  7. Smokehound714

    Smokehound714 Arachnoking Active Member

    'pallidus' is nothing more than a pale arizonensis, it's very common wherever sand is pale.

    the darker arizonensis come from habitats with dark soil, like volcanic rock.
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