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  • Spanish
    • Ciempiés caseros
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    • Scutigeromorpha
    • Scutigerida
  • English
    • House Centipedes
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 蚰蜒目

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

pintail

Date

July 3, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Date

December 4, 2016 01:47 PM COT

Description

found in basement in bowl of water

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

kikoponi

Date

December 7, 2016 08:13 AM AEDT

Description

Field Notes - found in toilet in a tokyo park

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

bookworm91

Date

December 5, 2016 08:56 PM PST

Description

Scutigera coleoptrata

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

schnook

Date

December 3, 2016 11:50 AM EST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

robyn24

Date

December 3, 2016 09:36 AM CST

Description

What is this?

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

moonlightsea

Date

October 28, 2015 07:36 PM PDT

Description

What is it?

Photos / Sounds

What

House Centipedes Order Scutigeromorpha

Observer

mauro1984

Date

December 2, 2016 06:57 AM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

susanhewitt

Date

December 2, 2016 06:45 PM EST

Description

At night in a kitchen.

Tags

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

mcarragher

Date

December 1, 2016 08:22 PM EST

Photos / Sounds

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

nburt87

Date

December 1, 2016 08:22 PM PST

Description

Found inside. around an inch half long.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

House Centipede Scutigera coleoptrata

Observer

jelipe

Date

November 25, 2016 12:07 PM CST
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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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