One of the smaller thicktail scorpions in southern Africa reaching a length of around 5 cm with the tail extended. It is usually pale orange with a darker back.
A large scorpion of around 13 cm with the tail extended. It is dark brown to light brown or dark orange/yellow in colour with light yellow legs. The back has lighter thin bands across it. The pincers are pale brown to yellow with dark tips and a dark line running down the side.
A small scorpion under 5 cm with the tail extended. It is yellow to orange with a dark back that usually has some yellow pattern down the centre. The tail and legs are usually a lighter orange compared to the body. The tips of the pincers and the last segment of the tail are usually darker in colour.