Scorpion fly

Scorpion fly

Observation - Scorpion fly - UK and Ireland. Description: A scorpion fly. I heard that there were three British species, one of which could be identified from a good photo. I have my fingers crossed. EDIT Added a very poor picture of the 'sting'. Looks like P. communis to me!

A scorpion fly. I heard that there were three British species, one of which could be identified from a good photo. I have my fingers crossed.

EDIT

Added a very poor picture of the 'sting'. Looks like P. communis to me!