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Family Lithobiidae

Centapede-any idea what species this nasty bitey thing is? - Lithobius forficatus centipede - Bothropolys multidentatus centipede - Lithobius forficatus Stone Centipede - Neolithobius Centipede - Perhaps Lithobius microps ? - Lithobius forficatus - female Lithobius ? - Lithobius forficatus Centipede Lithobius forficatus
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