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    • Scolopendres
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    • Scolopendromorpha
    • Scolopendrida
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    • Tropical Centipedes
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    • Cienpiés tropicales

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Recent observations

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npollock66

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March 26, 2015

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temminicki

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March 22, 2015 04:47 AM PDT

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Tropical Centipedes Order Scolopendromorpha

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lafrisch

Date

March 22, 2015 04:54 PM CDT

Description

What kind of centipede Is this? It looks like it has about 21 pairs of legs as far as I can tell.

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sidesplotch

Date

March 12, 2015 09:46 AM PDT

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temminicki

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March 14, 2015 12:09 AM PDT

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temminicki

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March 14, 2015 02:09 PM PDT

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cullen

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March 11, 2015 06:08 PM CDT

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sindic

Date

October 15, 2013

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j_mcgowan

Date

March 8, 2015

Description

A relatively large centipede that we discovered underneath a cover board. It scurried off as I snapped a few photos of it.
Based on the size of the snake hook in the photo, this specimen measured approximately 8.5 - 9 cm in total length.

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What

Tropical Centipedes Order Scolopendromorpha

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mary59595

Date

March 7, 2015 10:09 AM PST

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Tropical Centipedes Order Scolopendromorpha

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lhiggins

Date

February 23, 2015 01:17 PM PST

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richardwasson

Date

February 25, 2015

Description

Found under a long. Was about 1.5" long.

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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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