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Centipede

Observed: 8th August 2011 By: spotted catspotted cat’s reputation in Invertebratesspotted cat’s reputation in Invertebrates
Centipede
Centipede
Centipede
Description:

A beautiful stripy centipede, with a body about 2.5cm long. Found at night on a concrete road in Pikri, a village near Rethymno, Crete. Anyone know what it is?

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guernseyjoe's picture

my identification faults

sorry I clicked the button twice and spelt 'scutigera' wrong

stevegregory's picture

House Centipede (scutigaria forceps) by guernseyjoe

Scutigeria forceps is another name (junior synonym) for Scutigera coleoptrata. This latter name should be used.