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20150508-DSC_9678 - Hemiscolopendra marginata

20150508-DSC_9678 - Hemiscolopendra marginata
Tanglewood Lane, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
May 8, 2015
Size: 2.5 inches
21 pairs of legs (I think) but don't really know how to count. So Scolopendromorpha per B.G. These must be common as this guy(?) turned up in our bathroom w/o our looking for him/her. Grateful in advance for any info/instruction. Turned him/her loose out back probably to the detriment of our population of
beetle larvae?

Moved
Moved from Bark Centipedes.

Hemiscolopendra marginata
You are right at the northern end of its range. This species often turns up in houses because, unlike most centipedes, it likes to climb.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

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