Centruroides

Centruroides

(sen'tru-roy'dēz),
A genus of North American scorpions, the commonest species of which are Centruroides gracilis, the margarite scorpion; Centruroides vittatus, the stripe-back scorpion; and Centruroides sculpturatus, the deadly sculptured scorpion.
See also: Scorpionida.

Centruroides

A genus of venomous arachnids known popularly as scorpions.
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Analysis of the immune response induced by a scorpion venom sub-fraction, a pure peptide and a recombinant peptide, against toxin Cn2 of Centruroides noxius Hoffmann.
2012), but in the only study that examined airborne chemical transmission, males of Centruroides vittatus (Say, 1863) showed no tendency to move toward the female, though they responded when they contacted substrate-borne female deposits (Steinmetz et al.
An approximate number of 30 species of scorpions are potentially harmful for human beings, where 19 species belong to the family Buthidae, and the genus Centruroides and Tityus, found in America (Chippaux & Goyffon, 2008).
Centruroides sculpturatus venom and platelet reactivity: possible role in scorpion venom induced defibrination syndrome.
Four antivenins are commercially available for acute envenomation: black widow spider antivenin, Centruroides (scorpion) immune [F(ab').sub.2] (equine), crotalidae polyvalent immune Fab (ovine) (North American rattlesnake), and North American coral snake antivenin (equine).
bustamantei Ochoa & Chaparro, 2008, Centruroides margaritatus (Gervais, 1841) y Brachistosternus ehrenbergii (Gervais, 1841).
The Arizona bark scorpion, Centruroides sculpturatus, wields particularly nasty venom.
Possani, "Antimicrobial peptide induction in the haemolymph of the Mexican scorpion Centruroides limpidus limpidus in response to septic injury," Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences, vol.
Preferred Microhabitat Conditions for Centruroides vittatus in Middle Tennessee.