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  • Spanish
    • Ciempiés tropicales
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 蜈蚣目
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    • Scolopendromorpha
    • Scolopendrida
  • English
    • Tropical Centipedes
  • French
    • Scolopendres

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Desert Centipede Scolopendra polymorpha

Observer

bioquike

Date

April 19, 2015

Place

cuernavaca (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

bioquike

Date

July 10, 2014

Place

Tepoztlan (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

bioquike

Date

March 7, 2015

Place

Temixco (Google, OSM)

Description

Largo total del cuerpo: = 40 mm y 43 mm. Patas terminales gruesas.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Desert Centipede Scolopendra polymorpha

Observer

yetikat

Date

April 10, 2016 06:10 PM PDT

Description

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Desert Centipede Scolopendra polymorpha

Observer

bionayelli26

Date

June 11, 2016

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What

Common Desert Centipede Scolopendra polymorpha

Observer

cedric_lee

Date

June 21, 2016 11:38 PM PDT

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What

Vietnamese Centipede Scolopendra subspinipes

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

May 27, 2016 04:47 PM HST

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What

Florida Blue Centipede Hemiscolopendra marginata

Observer

jcabbott

Date

June 18, 2016 01:43 PM CDT

Description

Florida Blue Centipede (Hemiscolopendra marginata)
United States: Alabama: Tuscaloosa Co.
Tulip Tree Hollow off Echola Rd.; Elrod
16-Jun-2016
J.C. Abbott #2833 & K.K. Abbott

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What

Giant Redheaded Centipede Scolopendra heros

Observer

ethan10

Date

June 8, 2016 03:53 PM CDT

Description

Found in a pool (drowned) on a ranch near the Sierra Madre mountains in Northeastern Mexico. Approximately 6" in length

Photos / Sounds

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What

Common Desert Centipede Scolopendra polymorpha

Observer

jennysita_iyer

Date

April 12, 2009

Description

Went to the plateau to see the wildflowers and the vernal pools, and got to see this little guy skitter across the path in front of us.

Tags

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What

Mediterranean Banded Centipede Scolopendra cingulata

Observer

enricoschifani

Date

June 7, 2016

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

itmndeborah

Date

June 13, 2016
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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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