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Another centipede

Observed: 1st June 2013 By: Major BombyliusMajor Bombylius’s reputation in InvertebratesMajor Bombylius’s reputation in InvertebratesMajor Bombylius’s reputation in InvertebratesMajor Bombylius’s reputation in Invertebrates
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jeremyr's picture

forficatus

an excellent picture. Prominent projections on T9, T11 & T13 perfectly visible

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Lithobius sp.

L.forficatus is identified by its absence of spines on coxae of last legs - this feature is obscured in the image. Thus it could be one of several large brown species with projections on tergites 9, 11 & 13. However, these are likely to be very rare in Buxton.

Steve