Arizona Bark Scorpions
Arizona is home to dozens of species of scorpions. Scorpions are a natural part of the Sonoran Desert biome. All scorpions are venomous. They use venom to capture their prey. However, not all scorpions have venom that is harmful to humans. The scorpion common to Arizona that has a rather potent venom is the Arizona bark scorpion. Typically, the effect of a scorpion sting ranges from mildly annoying to extremely painful with longer-lasting effects....