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The Black Fat-tailed scorpion, one of the most dangerous scorpions on earth, has had its stinger removed to insure it is no longer a threat.


Managing pests, keeping the mission going

Senior Airman Lucas Argo, 386th Expeditionary Civil Engineer pest management and entomology flight,deployed from the 507th Air Refueling Wing, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., holds a Black Fat-tailed scorpion and a Keeled Rock Gecko, at an undisclosed location in Southwest Asia, Nov. 3, 2017. The 386th ECES uses these animals to educate the base populace on local wildlife. The Black Fat-tailed scorpion, one of the most dangerous scorpions on earth, has had its stinger removed to insure it is no longer a threat.(Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. William Banton)

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