Picture ID 111852

Picture of unidentified spider

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We have no idea what this is. Mom found it drowned

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  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2020
  • Photographed: Jun 15, 2020
  • Spider: Unidentified
  • Location: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Spotted Indoors: Other
  • Found in web?: No
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This is in fact not a spider but a different kind of arachnid of the order Theylphonida. These creatures are sometimes called whip scorpions or vinegaroons. They are nonvenomous, and in fact completely unable to harm humans. Very cool that you found one.