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Australia is a continent full of dangerous wildlife that we in the United States have no experience with! Some of the creatures are quite terrifying to look at and could really cause you a lot of pain if you aren’t careful!

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What would you do if you saw this gnarly creature in your backyard?! This is a wind scorpion or camel spider – but don’t worry, they don’t actually have any venom.

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The camel spider is related to both scorpions and spiders but isn’t’ either one, it is a hybrid! According to camelspider.org, the camel spider is harmless to humans, but can eat a small mouse! Camel spiders eat only meat and can move rather quickly!

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Thomas Acosta took pictures of the hideous creature and then contacted an exterminator to get rid of them! Word of warning, two families of Camel spiders, can be found in North America – YIKES!

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