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Millipede? - Scolopocryptops sexspinosus

Millipede? - Scolopocryptops sexspinosus
Oklahoma City, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA
November 27, 2008
Size: 3 in

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Millipede? - Scolopocryptops sexspinosus Centipede - Scolopocryptops sexspinosus

Eastern red...
Coloration and 23 pairs of legs indicates this is Scolopocryptops sexspinosus. The range of S. sexspinosus does appear to extend into the the southern states.

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Thanks, that sure does look like him. We found him in OKC so I guess he made it at least this far south. I let him go back into the garden after I scanned him. Him and his soldier beetle buddy.

One of the tropical centipedes I think
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