Scutigera coleoptrata


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Noun1.Scutigera coleoptrata - long-legged centipede common in damp places as e.g. cellarsScutigera coleoptrata - long-legged centipede common in damp places as e.g. cellars
centipede - chiefly nocturnal predacious arthropod having a flattened body of 15 to 173 segments each with a pair of legs, the foremost pair being modified as prehensors
genus Scutigera, Scutigera - a genus of Scutigeridae
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Este generico comprende: el especifico tipico, homonimo del generico, que corresponde a la especie Scutigera coleoptrata 'ciempies domestico' y uno no tipico, denominado koboko y que designa a las demas especies de Chilopoda.