Native Animals
 

Heterometrus longimanus

Asian Forest Scorpion
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SSN 48806
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Taxonomy

The taxonomic status is pending for approval

Description

So far we know little about the species, apart from its appearance.

Location

by State Location
  • Pahang 1
Based on publications, specimens, and images

Biodiversity Experts

Profile
Tan Li Peng (Dr.)
Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK)
  • Arachnids
  • Insects
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Forest
  • PM
PM - Peninsular Malaysia; SBH - Sabah; SWK - Sarawak; SEA - Southeast Asia; W - World;

References

Article
  1. Izzat-Husna, M., Rizal, S.A. & Ahmad, A. (2014). Notes on Scorpion Fauna in Kuala Lompat, Krau Wildlife Reserve, Pahang, Malaysia. Journal of Wildlife and Parks 28: pp. 121-129
  2. Kovarik, F. (2004). A Review of the Genus Heterometrus Ehrenberg, 1828, with Descriptions of Seven New Species (Scorpiones). Euscorpius (15): pp. 1-60
Book
  1. Malaysian Naturalist, Volume 74, Issue/No. 4, 2021. Malaysian Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. pp. 311.

Acknowledgements :- Mrs. Aziemah Binti Kinan, Ms. Fatin Qurratul 'ain Binti Saberam, Mr. Tan Kok Kiat & Mr. Yasser Mohamed Arifin

Species Citation :- Heterometrus longimanus. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/48806. [Retrieved 24 May 2022].

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