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    • House Centipedes
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Recent observations

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

sifolinia

Date

August 25, 2015 06:50 AM CEST

Description

In kitchen sink. Don't know if there are other species of house centipede in Slovenia.

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

cspnl

Date

August 10, 2015 05:06 PM PDT

Description

Smaller than I usually see, maybe about a third to half grown?

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

nestorrodrigo

Date

November 5, 2010 11:02 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

djb317

Date

August 3, 2015 09:34 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

mohamedfadly

Date

August 26, 2012

Description

Unknown insect standing on a wall.

Tags

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

daniellesaint

Date

July 28, 2015 09:28 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

d_b

Date

July 25, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

perplexor

Date

July 15, 2015 09:19 AM PDT

Description

Caught in some webbing.

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What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Date

July 11, 2015

Photos / Sounds

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What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

sarajofrieden

Date

July 11, 2015 11:06 AM PDT
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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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