Stone Centipede
Order Lithobiomorpha


centipede
When I submitted this insect to Bugguide.net, I had guessed it as
being a Millipede because to me it looked like there were two legs per
 segment, but I was informed that this is indeed a Centipede. Millipedes
have no trailing legs as this strange-looking dude or dudette has.
I found
 this in mycarport in Salt Lake City, Utah. 
Carol Davis, 10-5-2010

brown centipede
Centipedes can deliver a painful bite to adults and the bite can
be dangerous to children.  I've never been tempted to
pick up one of these because they are so creepy looking.
 They feed on other insects. 
Carol Davis, 10-5-2010

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