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Information about the 2019 BugGuide Gathering in Louisiana, July 25-27

Discussion, insects and people from the 2018 gathering in Virginia, July 27-29

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

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Class Chilopoda - Centipedes

Stone Centipede - Lithobius forficatus Crawling Orange Bug - Lithobius microps Small centipede Stone Centipede - Probably Lithobiidae - Lithobius forficatus - female Unknown Centipede - Lithobius forficatus Stone Centipede Centipede Centipede in Lafferty Spring Cave

A soil centipede? - Strigamia Centipede in the shower - Geophilus vittatus Centipede - Geophilus oweni Strigamia bothriopus Strigamia bothriopus Unknown Centipede Centipede Strigamia bothriopus?

House Centipede - Scutigera coleoptrata Insane Bug - Scutigera coleoptrata Many legged insect - Scutigera coleoptrata Bug - Scutigera coleoptrata Insect - Scutigera coleoptrata Scutigera sp not always predatory - Scutigera coleoptrata Small Creature above the House Centipede - Scutigera coleoptrata

Monster centipede - Scolopendra heros Florida Blue Centipede - Hemiscolopendra marginata Scolopendra heros Centipede - Scolopendra Giant Texas Centipede, Red Headed Centipede - Scolopendra heros Geophilus? - Cryptops leucopodus Scolopocryptops Scolopocryptops