Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Arachnida > Order: Scorpiones > Family: Euscorpiidae > Genus: Euscorpius > Species: Euscorpius flavicaudis > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Euscorpius flavicaudis flavicaudis (De Geer, 1778) Fauna Europaea (2005)
Euscorpius flavicaudis cereris Bonacina & Rivellini, 1986 Fauna Europaea (2005)
Euscorpius flavicaudis massiliensis (C. L. Koch, 1837) Fauna Europaea (2005)

Euscorpius flavicaudis (De Geer, 1778)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

This species has not yet been assessed for the IUCN Red List

Natura 2000 sites

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Scorpius massiliensis C. L. Koch, 1837
Scorpius monspessulanus C. L. Koch, 1837
Scorpius algeriacus C. L. Koch, 1838
Teuthraustes brasilianus Mello-Leitão, 1931

Other resources

Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
NOBANIS: Euscorpius flavicaudis European Network on Invasive Alien Species
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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