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A sign of a poisonous insect (7)


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'a sign' is the definition.
(sign of the zodiac)

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(Other definitions for scorpio that I've seen before include "Oct-Nov zodiac sign" , "Person born between 23 October and 22 November?" , "Sign of stinging arachnid" , "Eighth sign of the Zodiac, kind of spider" , "Stinger" .)

I've seen this clue in The Globe and Mail.
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