Whilst I'm not a fan of preservig arachnids, this does look good, well done! Although for a "defensive" posture I would've opened the claws up a bit, as scorpions will open these, ready to grab and sting when threatened.
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Post by wingedwishes on Aug 24, 2013 13:16:22 GMT -8
It can be tough to open them sometimes. You really have to wedge those forceps in there and twist. The tissue kinda freezes them closed.
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