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    Camel Spider / Wind Scorpion?

    Found this guy swimming in my pool- is my identification correct?




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    Yep, it definitely looks like one. Was it still alive when you took the picture? Beautiful arthropod.

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    Yes it was, I will be honest though- those jaws freak me out!
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    Yes your ID is "correct" though it is neither a spider nor a scorpion. Tis a solifugid. Awesome creatures!
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