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Hottentotta caboverdensis (Cape Verde alligator back scorpion) (Syn. Hottentotta hottentotta)

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Hottentotta caboverdensis is a species of scorpions of the family Buthidae. The species was described by Wilson R. Lourenço and Eric Ythier in 2006. The specific name caboverdensis refers to Cape Verde, where the new species was found.
It was later categorised as junior synonym of Hottentotta hottentotta.


Ref: https://dx.doi.org/10.18590/euscorpius.2007.vol2007.iss58.1

The following species and subspecies are synonymized:  
Hottentotta caboverdensis Lourenço & Ythier, 2006 with H. hottentotta (Fabricius, 1787)


Scorpions usually sell by instar, a developmental stage between each moult.

However for pricing convenience, this is a personal GENERAL guideline.

  1. Scorpling: i2 to i3
  2. Juvenile: i3 to i4
  3. Sub-adult: i4 to i5
  4. Adult: i5 and above


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  • Dwarf / Tiny / Arboreal species are not entitled for LAG in sling and juvie stages.
  • Fragile species are not entitled for LAG in all stages. 
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