Odontobuthus doriae

Odontobuthus doriae, the Yellow Iranian scorpion, is a species of scorpions belonging to the family Buthidae it can drill cavities up to a depth of 40 cm inside the ground. It also measures up to 10 cm. The body color is from light yellow to dark, color of its body is brighter than prosomia

Androctonus crassicauda

Non-drilling type that reach up to 12 cm in size. These species are also called black scorpions. Androctonus crassicauda are species which are brown, orange, olive to black. Shoulders, chelicerae, end of their legs, and abdominal is in bright yellow. These scorpions have big Telson(stingers) and causes severe pain when it stings.

Hottentotta Zagrosensis

Hottentotta is a genus of scorpion belonging to the family Buthidae. Prefers high altitudes to other areas. Fifth and seventh parts of the tail have dentate outgrowths, the space between the joints of the various parts of the tail is smooth and without additional parts, the ends of the body are fluffy and hairless, but […]

Mesobuthus eupeus

M. eupeus can reach a size of 6 centimetres in length. The entire body is yellow. The dorsal segments (tergites) of the mesosoma often have longitudinal irregular stripes that’s why it is usually called spotted fat tail. This species lives easily in residential area and is the most abundant species in the whole country.. It […]

Hottentotta saulcyi

This species reach the length of 13 cm. Color of the body on the top is yellow and the last segment of the tail is brown. On the whole body you can see silk like fibers. In the studies of Kurdeatan these scorpions are considered as big in size and most dangerous.