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Soil Centipede - Strigamia epileptica

Soil Centipede - Strigamia epileptica
Santa Barbara County, California, USA
February 13, 2014
Size: ~5cm
Found under rock in coastal scrub habitat. Strigamia sp.? Fullsize:

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Soil Centipede - Strigamia fusata Soil Centipede - Strigamia epileptica

Moved from Strigamia.

Moved from Soil Centipedes.

Definitely Strigamia from the bright red color and tapering in body width toward the head.

Unfortunately I'm not familiar with the western centipedes, but I'm working on this one since there are quite a few west coast Strigamia on this site. So you can expect a species ID at some point.

Moved from ID Request.

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