False scorpion (2207/2300)

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False scorpion. A small harmless arachnid which is actually not closely related to true scorpions at all. This one has a body length of just a few millimeters.

Common names
pseudoscorpion, false scorpion, book scorpion
Location
Tauranga, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand
Photo ID
7157