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Chilopoda ? - Hemiscolopendra marginata

Chilopoda ? - Hemiscolopendra marginata
Lake Gaston, Warren County, North Carolina, USA
May 8, 2014
These have been common in in the house for years. I finally photographed one to ID it. Is it a Stone Centipede, Lithobiomorpha? Is it possible to ID to Genus level or further ? Thanks, Paul


Hemiscolopendra marginata
A common and large centipede of the south. The blue markings on the legs give it away, and it lacks the dorsal stripe of Scolopendra viridis, the other large centipede in the southeast.

Moved for expert attention.
Moved from Centipedes.

Too many legs/segments for a Stone Centipede. Thinking something like this:

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