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Centipede - Geophilus vittatus

Centipede - Geophilus vittatus
Edward L. Ryerson Nature Preserve, Lake County, Illinois, USA
October 7, 2006

Moved from Soil Centipedes.

Geophilus vittatus
Unfortunately there doesn't appear to be a guide page for this one. G. vittatus is one of the commonest and largest geophilomorphs in the eastern U.S. Based on:

- dorsal diamond-shaped markings
- no tapering of the body width toward the head

Thanks for ID. I made a page
Thanks for ID. I made a page for it.

Moved from Centipedes.

Looks like Geophilomorpha, meybe Linotaeniidae