Scutigera Coleoptrata

The Scutigera Coleoptrata is one of the most common long legged centipedes Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Chilopoda Order: Scutigeromorpha Family: Scutigeridae Genus: Scutigera Species: S. coleoptrata Binomial name Scutigera coleoptrata (Linnaeus, 1758) They can grow up to 1 to 2 inches and can run pretty quickly (which adds to their terror value) at a rate of about 1.3 feet per second. The Scutigera coleoptrata is quite venomous…

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House Centipede Facts

The house centipede like to live in a damp environment. The house centipede is from the arthropod family and have about 15 pairs of long legs. House centipede These little animals are about 1 1/2 inches long, the problem is that for each one you spot there are a few dozens around you never see. They like homes because each home has wet environments. The cellar, bathrooms, behind kitchen walls…

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