Up to 10cm
One of the larger Scorpion species that is active to keep. This species is black, but glows green or blue under ultaviolet light.
45 x 45 x 45cm vivarium (LxWxH) for an adult.
Air temperature 22-24°c with a heat mat
LED lighting for viewing.
Feed live food every week.
Provide fresh drinking water daily.
Ensure there is always a fresh supply of water for drinking, avoid sponges, as these will harbour bacteria.
Check all equipment is working correctly. Spot clean the enclosure to keep it maintained. Feed you scorpion weekly with live food.
Long Term Care
Change substrate every 6 motnhs, clean the vivarium with reptile disinfectant to prevent odours and to control bacteria.