A scorpion fell out and she gasped in horror, flipping it away with her boot.
He scraped sand over the scorpion, burying it from her view.
What did you do with that scorpion this morning - go back and eat it?
The scorpion and the centipede are both common.
The tarantula spider and the scorpion are found in the south of Italy.
The point of interest is that their diggings have shown that the Horus kings of Upper Egypt had under the " Scorpion King " (who is not the same person as Narmer or Narmerza, as we now must call him) extended their rule as far as the apex of the Delta, N.
The maceration of the soft parts of a scorpion preserved in weak spirit and the cleaning of the chitinized in-grown 1nus cuticle give rise to the false appearance of a limb axis carrying the lamellae.
- Diagram of the dorsal surface of a scorpion to compare with fig.
March 1901; III of the scorpion and III, see also fig.
In the scorpion (figs.
- Embryo of scorpion, ventral view showing somites and appendages.
A, Diagram of a retinula of the central eye of a scorpion consisting of five retina-cells (ret), with adherent branched pigment cells (pig).
The female scorpion is viviparous, and the young are produced in a highly developed condition as fully formed scorpions.
- Ventral view of a restoration of Palaeophonus Hunteri, Pocock, the Silurian scorpion from Lesmahagow, Scotland.
The Silurian scorpion from Gothland.
The Silurian scorpion Palaeophonus, differs, so far as obvious points are concerned, from a modern scorpion only in the thickness of its legs and in their terminating in strong spike-like joints, instead of being slight and provided with a pair of terminal claws.
51) are those of a terrestrial Arthropod, such as a beetle; whilst those of the Silurian scorpion are the legs of an aquatic Arthropod, such as a crab or lobster.
It is probable that the Silurian scorpion was an aquatic animal, and that its respiratory lamellae were still projecting from the surface of the body to serve as branchiae.
When this has taken place, the gorged scorpion becomes distended and tense in the mesosomatic region.
- Drawing from life of the Italian scorpion Euscorpius italicus, Herbst, holding a blue-bottle fly with its left chela, and carefully piercing it between head and thorax with its sting.
- The same scorpion carrying the now paralysed fly held in its chelicerae, the chelae liberated for attack and defence.
Brauer, " Development of Scorpion," Zeitschrift fur wiss.
Laurie, M., " The Embryology of a Scorpion," Quart.
G., " The Reputed Suicide of the Scorpion," Proc. Roy.
Huxley, " Pharynx of Scorpion," Quart.
(6) xii., 1893; Thorell and Lindstrom, " On a Silurian Scorpion," Kongl.
He afterwards retired to Crete, where he lived the life of a hunter with Artemis; but having threatened to exterminate all living creatures on the island, he was killed by the bite of a scorpion sent by the earth-goddess (Ovid, Fasti, v.
Ages before Assur-bani-pal reigned at Nineveh the eighth month (Marchesvan) was known as " the month of the star of the Scorpion," the tenth (Tebet) belonged to the " star of the Goat," the twelfth (Adar) to the " star of the Fish of Ea."