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    • Ciempiés caseros
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    • Scutigeromorpha
    • Scutigerida
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    • House Centipedes
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Recent observations

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

lucareptile

Date

January 19, 2017 06:27 AM EST

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What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

bramadiarya

Date

January 19, 2017 05:14 PM WIB

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

lagoondon

Date

March 22, 2015 04:02 PM PDT

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

nicolagilio

Date

January 15, 2017 06:45 PM CET

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

ripple

Date

January 13, 2017 11:26 AM PST

Description

Found in washing machine. About 2 cm long

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What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

clint_morgan

Date

May 19, 2012 06:58 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Date

June 7, 2016 06:49 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

piggyson

Date

January 6, 2017 10:25 AM EST

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

michaelskvarla

Date

January 3, 2017 10:23 AM EST

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Observer

tommyswift

Date

December 23, 2016 05:38 PM HKT

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What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

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biochristine

Date

August 3, 2016 09:34 AM PDT

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What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

antarduengo

Date

October 11, 2016 12:31 PM WIB
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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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