• Red Back Vinegaroon (Unknown species) Adult/Sub-adult

Common Name: Vinegaroon / Whip Scorpion
Scientific Name: Unknown species

Size: Adult/Sub-adult
Status: Wild Caught

A black scorpion like creature, really different! This species has a red pattern on it's abdomen, body length approximately 3cm.

How I keep mine

I keep my Vinegaroons separately in plastic boxes with peat or coir on the base and pieces of bark or half a flower pot to hide under. I place my boxes on a shelf with a heat mat on it, I use a strip heat mat (15cm wide) and this covers part of the base of the box (several boxes can fit on one long mat). Like most bugs it is a good idea to give them a dry and a damp area to choose from. I find the area above the heat mat is dry and the area not covered by the heat mat is more moist.  I use plastic boxes for my Vinegaroons as I have lots of arachnids and don't have the space to keep them all in individual tanks but of course they do equally well when housed in a plastic or glass tank and are much more visible. I feed my vinegaroons on crickets or cockroaches once a week. 

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Red Back Vinegaroon (Unknown species) Adult/Sub-adult

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