Monthly Archives: November 2015


Miocene scorpion in amber was recently characterized!

A scorpion from the Mexico state of Chiapis was recently characterized and was classified as┬áa new species within the Tityus genus, having a close relationship with living┬ámembers of the neotropic Tityus genus. The paper not only constructs a phylogenic relationship with other scorpions, but provides some nice photos and drawings […]