Corpus ID: 6790192

Fauna and Geographical Distribution of Scorpions in Ilam Province, South Western Iran

  title={Fauna and Geographical Distribution of Scorpions in Ilam Province, South Western Iran},
  author={N. Sharifinia and Iman Gowhari and M. Hoseiny-Rad and A. A. Aivazi},
  journal={Journal of Arthropod-Borne Diseases},
  pages={242 - 248}
  • N. Sharifinia, Iman Gowhari, +1 author A. A. Aivazi
  • Published 2017
  • Geography, Medicine
  • Journal of Arthropod-Borne Diseases
  • Background: Scorpions’ stings and their own mortalities place them among the most important health and medical problems. The dreadful features and especially their poisonous stings are considered a major cause of human stress and abhorrence/phobia. The current study aimed to study the scorpion fauna of Ilam Province, south western Iran in order to manage scorpionism related problems. Methods: In this field-laboratory investigation during March 2014 to February 2015, different parts of Ilam… CONTINUE READING
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