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Information on Tucson Scoprions

Scorpions are members of the arthropod class Arachnida, which also includes spiders, daddy-long-legs, and mites. Like other arachnids, scorpions have 2 body segments (cephalothorax and abdomen), no antennae, 4 pairs of legs, and fang-like mouthparts called "chelicerae."   Although the pincers of a scorpion resemble legs, they are "pedipalps," which are actually mouthparts.  All arachnids…
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Io Moth!

Order Lepidoptera Family Saturniidae Automeris io  That is an Io moth that just emerged from pupa and is drying and expanding its wings.
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