Scorpion Fly

Scorpion Fly

Observation - Scorpion Fly - UK and Ireland. Description: This is a female. The male has a abdomen which resembles the tail of a scorpion, hence the name. They live on dead insects, which they often steal from spiders' webs.

This is a female. The male has a abdomen which resembles the tail of a scorpion, hence the name. They live on dead insects, which they often steal from spiders' webs.