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    • House Centipedes
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    • Scutigeromorpha
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Recent observations

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What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

d_b

Date

July 25, 2015

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No photos or sounds

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

mikeybailey

Date

July 24, 2015 10:07 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

tari

Date

July 23, 2015 09:26 AM COT

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

perplexor

Date

July 15, 2015 09:19 AM PDT

Description

Caught in some webbing.

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Date

July 11, 2015

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What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

sarajofrieden

Date

July 11, 2015 11:06 AM PDT

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What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

echosmama

Date

July 7, 2015

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What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

bearhugworld

Date

July 7, 2015 11:23 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

What's this?

Photos / Sounds

What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

mextlita

Date

July 1, 2015 09:33 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

June 28, 2015 10:04 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

nhm_nature

Date

July 1, 2015

Description

"Naturalized pop. of house centipede Scutigera coleoptrata. Griffith Park" - Paul Marek @apheloria

Observation and photo by Paul Marek.

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

tfyoder

Date

June 21, 2015 02:06 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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