Pre-mating dance?

Emp. scorpion

Arachnopeon
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Do males wave their tail above their heads in circles before mating? Do both males and females do this for no reason or is it some sort of pre-mating dance.
 

Bigboy

Arachnoprince
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From what I've seen, that is a threat display to other scorpions. A sort of "hey I'm here now so you keep back".
 
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