Centipede

Centipede
Kingdom
  Animal
Class
  Invertebrate
Class
  Centipede

 
Status
  Varies by Species.
Added by
  JindoJeff - cheetah
Date Updated
  Fri Mar 22 14:03:25 2013
Image Credit
  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Lithobius_forficatus.jpg
Image Comment
  Centipede closeup photo showing very good detail.
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Centipede Facts & Trivia for kids

  • There are estimated to be about 8,000 species of Centipedes.
  • Centipedes do not have 100 legs, they can have anywhere from 20 to 300.
  • Most Centipedes have 30 or fewer legs.
  • The largest Centipede in the world is called the Scolopendrids. It can be up to 12 inches long.

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