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A scorpion is a creature related to spider's with a softer exoskeleton than the crab and a pair of grasping claws. They have a narrow segmented tail often carried in a characteristic forward curve over the back, ending with a venomous stinger.
Behind the scenes
- In LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4, the stained-glass mermaid in the prefect's bathroom attacks Harry Potter and Myrtle Warren with scorpions in retaliation for knocking the water out of her portrait.
- LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1-4 (Non-canonical appearance)
- LEGO Harry Potter (First appearance)
- Wonderbook: Book of Spells
- Pottermore (Mentioned only)