Like a spider I’m from the arachnid family but unlike them I can have up to 12 eyes.

I’m well known for the sting in my tale which I use to sting my prey. I also have claws like a crab which I use to hold my food. If you shine an ultra violet light on me I glow.





Food group


Body Clock


Life Span

In the wild: 3 to 8 years
In captivity: Up to 30 years

Body Weight

Up to 30 grams


Up to 20cm

Unique Traits

Has a lethal combination of claws and a venomous sting in its tail.

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