Definition of Scolopendra. Meaning of Scolopendra. Synonyms of Scolopendra

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Definition of Scolopendra

Scolopendra
Scolopendra Scol`o*pen"dra, n. [L., a kind of multiped, fr. Gr. ?.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) A genus of venomous myriapods including the centipeds. See Centiped. 2. A sea fish. [R.] --Spenser.

Meaning of Scolopendra from wikipedia

- Scolopendra (through Latin from Gr**** σκολόπενδρα, skolopendra) is a species-rich genus of large tropical centipedes of the family Scolopendridae. The...
- Scolopendra gigantea, also known as the Peruvian giant yellow-leg centipede or Amazonian giant centipede, is one of the largest centipedes of the genus...
- Scolopendra cingulata, also known as Megarian banded centipede, and the Mediterranean banded centipede, is a species of centipede, and "the most common...
- Scolopendra subspinipes is a species of very large centipede found throughout eastern Asia. One of the most widespread and common species in the genus...
- Scolopendra polymorpha, the common desert centipede, tiger centipede, banded desert centipede, or Sonoran Desert centipede, is indigenous to the Southwestern...
- Scolopendra heros, commonly known as the giant desert centipede, giant Sonoran centipede, Texas redheaded centipede, and giant redheaded centipede, is...
- Scolopendra cataracta (waterfall centipede) is a species of centipede in the family Scolopendridae . It is the first known amphibious centipede, growing...
- Scolopendra morsitans, also known as the Tanzanian blue ringleg or red-headed centipede, is a species of centipede in the family Scolopendridae. http://journals...
- The Chinese red-headed centipede, also known as the Chinese red head, (Scolopendra subspinipes mutilans) is a centipede from East Asia and Australasia. ...
- segment. They excrete waste through a single pair of malpighian tubules. Scolopendra gigantea, also known as the Amazonian giant centipede, is the largest...
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