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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

sharonn

Date

May 28, 2016 10:46 AM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

eric26

Date

May 28, 2016 10:44 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

izzylr

Date

March 24, 2016

Description

It was black and had about 30 legs, 2 antennae and a sting, about 20cm long in total

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

wesleyn

Date

May 25, 2016 11:59 AM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

stevedaniels

Date

December 1, 2010

Description

Found under stones and also in the house (November). Considerable variation in colour (see Picture 2)

Photos / Sounds

What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

dblbarrel77

Date

May 24, 2016 08:11 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

andreapnor

Date

May 20, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

upandadam

Date

May 22, 2016 03:51 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Date

May 21, 2016 07:02 PM SAST

Description

Ph. Andrea Bove

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

ecaporus

Date

May 21, 2016 10:10 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common House Centipedes Family Scutigeridae

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

May 20, 2016 10:36 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

carlosalberto2

Date

May 18, 2016 10:20 PM YEKT
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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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