There are many types of scorpions. Scorpions are part of the order Scorpiones, Class: Arachnida, Kingdom: Animalia, Phylum: Arthropoda, Subphylum: Chelicerata.

Scorpion facts

So, Donald's found us a pretty dangerous animal, but they're very misunderstood and feared by humans. Out of over 1,000 species, there's only 25 that can kill human beings. we cool? Check this out. It's a little Desert Scorpion. Look at that. And basically, if you look at this guy, he has those pincers on the front, tail on the back that he uses to introduce venom, kill the animal and then eat them. The general rule of thumb with scorpions is the bigger the tail and the smaller the pincers, the more toxic the scorpion is. But if you don't know what to do with scorpions, you should always leave them alone. scorpions like this have been on the earth for about 400 million years and running around with very little change then. And even though this guy looks pretty scary, he's not really that bad. Donald's gonna let him chill out over here, 'cause they like coming out at night. Make his little house for him.

Cool Facts

  • The giant desert hairy scorpion of North America can grow over 5 feet long!