false scorpion(redirected from false scorpions)
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Related to false scorpions: Chelifer cancroides
(Animals) any small predatory arachnid of the order Pseudoscorpionida, which includes the book scorpion and is named from the claw-shaped palps, which are poison organs. See also book scorpion
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|Noun||1.||false scorpion - small nonvenomous arachnid resembling a tailless scorpion|
Chelonethida, order Chelonethida, order Pseudoscorpiones, order Pseudoscorpionida, Pseudoscorpiones, Pseudoscorpionida - false scorpions