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    • House Centipedes
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    • Scutigeromorpha
  • Spanish
    • Cienpiés caseros
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    • 蚰蜒目

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Date

June 28, 2015 10:04 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

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

Square

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

tfyoder

Date

June 21, 2015 02:06 PM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

oryzias

Date

June 18, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

enkeleda

Date

June 14, 2015 09:40 PM SAST

Place

Tirana (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

matteoserafini

Date

June 10, 2015 09:54 AM SAST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

borruihue

Date

June 9, 2015 11:09 AM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

migueleq

Date

June 7, 2015 01:12 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

briangratwicke

Date

June 7, 2015 05:11 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

pete_woods

Date

May 22, 2015 10:04 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

paulcools

Date

June 25, 2014 08:33 PM BST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

djrizzo

Date

June 3, 2015 02:02 PM EDT

Description

Ironically (due to project) this was in the National Geographic Society's men's room.

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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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