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

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

sofia-aemoc

Date

June 26, 2016 11:14 PM SAST

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

genekwon

Date

June 23, 2016 08:22 AM PDT

Description

About 1.5 inches long

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

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katya

Date

June 25, 2016 07:14 AM EEST

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What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

ross2

Date

June 23, 2016 09:52 PM PDT

Description

Body about 1 1/2 inches long. Found in the bathtub. Very long rear legs and antennae. Note the "hairs" along the legs

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

yetikat

Date

April 19, 2016 04:28 PM PDT

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

yetikat

Date

June 18, 2016

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

thomas34

Date

June 23, 2016 12:21 AM SAST

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What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

serena_terrones

Date

June 21, 2016 08:28 PM PDT

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

calopteryx

Date

May 14, 2016 11:43 AM EDT

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

June 18, 2016 09:05 PM MST

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

koskinonodon

Date

June 18, 2016 07:20 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

June 6, 2016 02:03 AM IST

Place

Durgapur (Google, OSM)
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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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