Top 10 Deadliest Scorpions In The World

By Manish Choudhary

1. Deathstalker

Found in North Africa and the Middle East, its venom can be lethal, especially for kids and the elderly.

2. Fat-tailed scorpion

Species in this group, found in North Africa, the Middle East, and Asia, have dangerous venom causing severe reactions.

3. Indian Red Scorpion

Found in India, its venom affects the heart and lungs, and it's a common cause of fatalities.

4. Arizona Bark Scorpion

Found in the southwestern U.S. and Mexico, its venom is potent, causing severe pain, though deaths are rare.

5. Black Fat-tailed Scorpion

Found in North Africa, it has highly toxic venom that can lead to serious complications.

6. Palestinian Yellow Scorpion

Found in the Middle East, its venom can cause respiratory failure, especially risky for kids.

7. Brazilian Yellow Scorpion

Found in Brazil, its venom causes severe pain and can be life-threatening.

8. Tunisian Fat-tailed Scorpion

Found in North Africa, its venom is potent and poses a risk to humans.

9. Guianan Bark Scorpion

Found in the Amazon, its venom causes intense pain and can be dangerous.

10. Yellow Iranian Scorpion

Found in Iran, its venom can lead to serious complications and may be fatal.