Tailless Whipscorpion

Title Info
Common name Whipscorpion, Tailless
Scientific name Amblypygi
Taxonomic group Arachnida
Level Order
Source Dan L. Perlman
Selection and adaptations Selection
Selection Morphology
Organisms Animals
Animals Arachnids
Date 1993
Location La Selva,Costa Rica,North America

Tailless Whipscorpion or Amblypygid, Costa Rica. These arachnids are found in the tropics and sub-tropics. The second pair of legs is modified to function as very long, thin sensory organs in these predators.