On track as we climbed mt kakepuku and still there on the return leg.
Under sandstone rock
about 12 cm in length
Found in a pitfall trap
Chilling in a Rat Cafe!!
Contains diphacinone (Ratabait from Connovation).
Cormocephalus Rubriceps possible? I know their is two species of large centipedes in New Zealand
7 to 8 inches in length
Giant bush centipede in rotten log at Tahuna Torea.
Cormocephalus rubriceps is a large centipede of the family Scolopendridae, endemic to Australia and the North Island of New Zealand. At up to 25 cm in length, it is the largest centipede in New Zealand. It can deliver a poisonous bite using its razor sharp pincers.