Solpugidophobia in Iran: Real or Illusion | 3464

Журнал биологии и современного мира

ISSN - 2322-3308


Solpugidophobia in Iran: Real or Illusion

Rouhullah Dehghani

Many Many reports have shown the fear of Solpugids in Iran. Solpugids are not poisonous, but because of morphological characteristics and behaviors, have caused panic in people. Large portion of this fear is unreal; because most of the people are not aware of the details of these animals life. Another part of phobia may be related to psychological or mental characteristics of people. Therefore, paying attention to this issue has a special importance.