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What the heck is this, Southern California - Scutigera coleoptrata

What the heck is this, Southern California - Scutigera coleoptrata
Anaheim, Orange County, California, USA
October 14, 2014
This scares me

Scary... And ugly
Where are they in the house.... Someone said they are in the drains and vents for the sewer .... And that's why you find them in the tub
What's the best way to get rid of them?

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

identified
Scutigera coleoptrata

 
Yeah
We call them House centipedes.

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