Scorpions For Sale
Featured Animal: Emperor Scorpion
The Emperor Scorpion is found in the tropical forests and savannas of Africa, including Togo, Chana, Benin, Chad, Guinea, Liberia and the Congo region.
Emperor Scorpions are one of the most popular pet scorpions due to their docile nature. Although it is not recommended, many owners handle their pet Emperor Scorpions.
Scorpions are in the same family as spiders, ticks and mites. Like all scorpions, Emperor Scorpions fluoresce a greenish blue under black (UV) lights. The Emperor Scorpion burrows into the soil and can be found under rocks, logs and other forest debris. They hunt at night using their sensory hairs to detect nearby food. Start with a 10-gallon tank for a small group of of 3-4.
Use reptile bedding or mulch. Create shelters with climbing and basking areas. A small bowl of fresh water for drinking should be provided at all times.
Keep the tank between 82 and 95 during the day and 72 to 80 at night. Use under tank heating pads for a 24-hour heat source. Feed crickers or meal worms.
We recommend that all new specimens be quarantined so that they can be checked for parasites and disease at the new location.
(Pet Stores & Jobbers/ Minimum Order 200.00)