"We are in the middle of a bathroom remodel, so the outside is findings its way in." - Ian Ford
This observation and photo were taken by Ian Ford and sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo by Jean Thill.
A resident of one of Europe's largest piazzas.
What is this thing? This is the only bug I hate. This one is a very small one. They would come up the drains in Arkansas and if you smash one the legs would twitch for a while.
Found this guy in the house this morning.
They come from the compost pile. Recently, I woke up to one on my bedroom ceiling!
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...