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    • House Centipedes
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    • Scutigeromorpha
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    • Cienpiés caseros
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Recent observations

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Date

March 2, 2015

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What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

oswaldo

Date

March 26, 2015

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

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npollock66

Date

March 26, 2015 12:06 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

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cwarren

Date

March 23, 2015 11:10 AM PDT

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What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

melissaroth

Date

March 15, 2015 07:00 AM PDT

Description

what is this?

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Observer

sarahsnail

Date

December 20, 2014 11:06 PM PST

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No photos or sounds

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

mgochfeld

Date

March 3, 2015

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Observer

aubreymoore

Date

February 27, 2015

Place

Mangilao (Google, OSM)

Description

Brent Tibbatts, Guam Dept. of Agriculture sent me this image.

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

khimmler

Date

June 24, 2014

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

enricoschifani

Date

August 27, 2014

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No photos or sounds

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

abigael

Date

January 18, 2015

Description

3cm long house centipede found on my bathroom curtain

made a wee environment in a jar for him, caught his a couple of flies and kept him for 2 days before releasing him. he was super cute.

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Date

January 6, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Centipedes (from Latin prefix centi-, "hundred", and pes, pedere, "foot") are arthropods belonging to the class Chilopoda of the subphylum Myriapoda. They are elongated metameric creatures with one pair of legs per body segment. Despite the name, centipedes can have a varying number of legs from under 20 to over 300. Centipedes have an odd number of pairs of legs, e.g. 15 or 17 pairs of legs (30 or 34 legs). A key trait uniting this...

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