A scorpion, an arachnid with lobster-like pincers and a stinging tail. Depicted as a light-brown scorpion from above, often facing left, with its pincers and curving stinger raised. Shown with six or, accurately, eight legs in addition to its pincers.
Often used to represent ♏ Scorpio in the Western zodiac.
WhatsApp’s scorpion is reddish in color, as is Microsoft’s stinger.
📅 Scorpion was approved as part of Unicode 8.0 in 2015
and added to Emoji 1.0 in 2015.