Scientific Name: Mastigoproctus giganteus
Found In: humid, moist areas in the southern and southwestern United States and Mexico
Size: 4 – 6 inches
Diet: Carnivore: insects, millipedes, scorpions and terrestrial isopods
Threat Level: Not assessed
Facts: As a defense mechanism, vinegaroons can spray a vinegar-like substance from a gland at the end of their body by the base of the tail.