Common centipede (Lithobius forficatus)

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Common centipede fact file

Common centipede description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassChilopoda
OrderLithobiomorpha
FamilyLithobiidae
GenusLithobius (1)

Information on the common centipede is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Common centipede status

The common centipede has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. Catalogue of Life (March, 2013)
    http://www.catalogueoflife.org/
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Common centipede  
Common centipede

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Frank Teigler
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