xUmp.com Logo

Tarantula and Black Scorpion - Real Specimens - Image One Tarantula and Black Scorpion - Real Specimens - Image two
Share this product:

Tarantula and Black Scorpion - Real Specimens

by Real Insect   Item#: 16606  
List Price:$29.99
Sale Price: $19.99 /each
You Save: $10.00 (33%)
IN STOCK Ships next business day.
Add to cart to see shipping prices.

Only 4 left in stock - order soon!
QTY:
 

Specimen Information:

TARANTULA: The word “tarantula” is the common name for a group of hairy and often very large spiders belonging to the family Theraphosidae, of which approximately 900 species have been identified. They mainly eat insects, using the method of ambush as their primary weapon. Larger tarantulas have been known to kill animals as large as lizards, mice, or birds! While they may look menacing due to their looks (and their reputation), most tarantulas are actually harmless to humans. No tarantula is known to have a bite that is definitely lethal to humans—although a bite may be painful, the few cases in which a human has had severe symptoms from a tarantula bite is due to an allergic reaction to the venom, rather then to the actual venom. You gotta admit, these creatures still look a little freaky.

SCORPION: There are about 8000 species of scorpions living in the world today. Most scorpions are generally harmless and timid, and usually only use their stinger when involved in territorial disputes, when killing prey, or for defending itself. They often will run from danger or remain still in front of perceived predators. However, the stings of some scorpions can be dangerous to humans. The androctonus australis, or yellow-tailed scorpion of North Africa, and the leiurus quinquestriatus, or deathstalker scorpion, are examples of scorpions that should DEFINITELY be avoided.

Why worry about messing around with a live tarantula or scorpion when you can get a real one already prepared for you to examine anyways? Students, teachers and insect fans needn’t worry, these insects won’t scurry away or bite! This is a great specimen of a REAL tarantula AND scorpion mounted in a clear acrylic block. Great Christmas or birthday item for the young science student or for the serious entomologist! Everyone will be commenting on your unique gift-giving idea!  


Age:
14 +
Box Size:
5.50 x 2.50 x 1.25 inches
13.97cm x 6.35cm x 3.18cm
Weight:
0 lb 7 oz
0.17 kg

Customer Reviews


There are no customer reviews for this product. Be the first one to write one!

FEATURED PRODUCTS

Physics Pro Kit.

$89.99

Physics Pro Kit

This advanced physics kit is perfect for older children already versed in physics knowledge!

Wilderness Survival Playing Cards.

$6.99

Wilderness Survival Playing Cards

Ever wonder how to survive in the wilderness? These cards can help!

Wind Power Kit v2.0.

$49.99

Wind Power Kit v2.0

Explore the wonders of wind power with this amazing kit!

Wimshurst Lightning Machine.

$75

Wimshurst Lightning Machine

The Wimshurst Machine is a high quality static machine for student labs.

The Original Gyroscope.

$8.99

The Original Gyroscope

Check out this high-quality gyroscope!

Ball of Whacks.

$34

Ball of Whacks

The Ball of Whacks is the perfect creativity tool for innovators, artists, engineers, writers, students, and you!

xUmp.com Logo


Join our tribe:

SIGN-UP & SAVE

Sign-up for our weekly discounts and promotions email newsletter.



xUmp.com Catalog

CATALOG

View xUmp science supplies catalog

At xUmp.com, we are passionate about science. We believe in hands-on learning and making science fun. - Anton Skorucak, Physicist and Founder

At xUmp.com you will find a large selection of scientific products carefully curated by real scientists and educators. We sell everything from educational toys, teacher supplies for science classroom, lab equipment, science toys, science fair supplies, classroom equipment, chemistry glassware, chemistry lab equipment, physics demos, electronics supplies, robots, science kits to geeky science gifts.