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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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Observer

temminicki

Date

April 17, 2015

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

temminicki

Date

April 17, 2015 06:58 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Giant Centipede Cormocephalus rubriceps

Observer

angelasimpson

Date

April 17, 2015

Description

a young centipede (10cm long) on the bank next to track

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

tobler

Date

April 17, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

Tropical Centipedes Order Scolopendromorpha

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

April 8, 2015 08:24 AM PDT

Description

About 1" long. Under decayed hardwood log.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Escolopendra (Scolopendra cingulata) Scolopendra cingulata

Observer

jorgemartinmulas

Date

April 12, 2015 04:40 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

What

Giant Redheaded Centipede Scolopendra heros

Observer

kjacob

Date

April 10, 2015 09:40 AM CDT

Description

Found on the front porch after rain

Photos / Sounds

What

Giant Redheaded Centipede Scolopendra heros

Observer

catreenajean

Date

April 4, 2015

Place

Uvale, Tx (Google, OSM)

Description

During demolition of an old trailer home found a nest of these. Some were huge! From other photos my best guess the biggest was easily 7 inches.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Scolopendra sp Genus Scolopendra

Observer

catenatus

Date

April 7, 2015 11:36 AM CDT

Description

April 4

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Observer

dominic

Date

April 6, 2015

Description

I have no clue what type this is. I was fooled that it might be an introduced species of snake but it was blue and big for a centipede.

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Square

Observer

sidesplotch

Date

April 6, 2015 10:55 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

temminicki

Date

April 5, 2015 04:49 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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