the Scorpion Hobby


For many people first getting into the scorpion hobby it’s difficult to find answers to scorpion husbandry and health questions. Understandably, individuals that are new to caring for scorpions may no know how to ask the right questions due to a lack of vocabulary. This article features a simple diagram of scorpion anatomy. The purpose is to give a brief overview of the names for scorpion body parts. This will help you know what you’re talking about when asking for help.

anatomy diagram

Diagram courtesy of Tug Wilson at