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    • Scolopendres
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    • Scolopendromorpha
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    • Tropical Centipedes
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red Centipede Scolopocryptops sexspinosus

Observer

codyhough

Date

June 10, 2008

Photos / Sounds

Observer

liesvanrompaey

Date

May 28, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Centipede Cormocephalus rubriceps

Observer

lmenaturalist

Date

May 18, 2015 02:01 PM CDT

Description

Dead, upside down in our frog pond

Photos / Sounds

What

Red Centipede Scolopocryptops sexspinosus

Observer

jansonjones

Date

February 15, 2015 12:28 PM EST

Description

Scolopocryptops sexspinosus, the Red centipede; Volusia county, Florida; 15 February 2015. http://phostracks.com.

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

frixo

Date

July 15, 2014

Place

Yautepec (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

billybob

Date

May 21, 2015 11:04 AM AWST

Description

A centipede that is about an inch long. The shell is a dark blue with an orange head.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

damontighe

Date

May 18, 2015 06:17 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Redheaded Centipede Scolopendra heros

Observer

cullen

Date

May 15, 2015 11:23 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

jeremy_rolfe

Date

January 13, 2006

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

loarie

Date

May 10, 2015 10:04 AM PDT

Place

hawaii (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant Redheaded Centipede Scolopendra heros

Observer

gtsalmon

Date

May 12, 2015 11:09 AM CDT

Description

Young adult - about 5" in length - crossing driveway.

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

jaykeller

Date

April 11, 2015 06:50 PM 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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