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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

dollie

Date

May 6, 2016 11:29 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

juliekleppner

Date

May 6, 2016 11:29 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Vietnamese Centipede Scolopendra subspinipes

Observer

whodini

Date

May 5, 2016 11:31 AM UTC

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Common Desert Centipede Scolopendra polymorpha

Observer

reallifeecology

Date

April 17, 2016 06:17 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gregpauly

Date

April 30, 2016 11:40 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

gregpauly

Date

April 30, 2016 11:01 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

edgeelementary

Date

May 4, 2016 09:20 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Common Desert Centipede Scolopendra polymorpha

Observer

mictlanaztek

Date

May 1, 2016

Description

Visto por la noche, poco mas de 10 cm., de largo aprox.

Photos / Sounds

What

Scolopendrids Family Scolopendridae

Observer

akechukyan

Date

May 3, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Giant Redheaded Centipede Scolopendra heros

Observer

liapun312

Date

April 30, 2016 01:40 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

steviekgold

Date

April 30, 2016 11:10 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Red Centipede Scolopocryptops sexspinosus

Observer

dmk118

Date

April 28, 2016 09:52 AM EDT
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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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