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The venomous scorpions of the subfamily Tityinae from the family Buthidae (Simon, 1880) differ from the representatives of the other families by virtue of: a sternum longer than broad, narrow in front, nearly triangular, with anteriorly converging sides; movable finger of pedipalps with more than seven rows of granules obliquely positioned, largely overlapping each other.

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Myenteric Plexus Venom Gland Scorpion Venom Caudal Segment Mina Gerais 
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  • C. R. Diniz

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