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Family Lithobiidae

Stone Centipede - Bothropolys multidentatus Centipede - Lithobius forficatus Centipede - Lithobius forficatus stone centipede - Lithobius forficatus 290622 Centipede - Lithobius forficatus Stone centipede? - Lithobius forficatus Brown Centipede? - Lithobius forficatus Gosibius intermedius
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Myriapoda (Myriapods)
Class Chilopoda (Centipedes)
Order Lithobiomorpha (Stone Centipedes)
Family Lithobiidae
Numbers
by far the largest of the two families, with ~80 genera and ~1400 described spp. worldwide(1)(2)
Range
worldwide