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Insect and Spider Identification: SOLVED: Found this in my room. No clue! I am afraid!

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piper10001
San Diego, CA

March 20, 2013
10:45 PM

Post #9456574

So I found this insect in my room. I am a 26 year old man and I am afraid of any insect with many legs. And this is one of them!

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greenthumb99

greenthumb99
Lucketts, VA
(Zone 7a)

March 21, 2013
1:58 AM

Post #9456606

A house centipede, see http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Scutigera_coleoptrata
piper10001
San Diego, CA

March 21, 2013
1:07 PM

Post #9457172

Thank you!

greenthumb99

greenthumb99
Lucketts, VA
(Zone 7a)

March 21, 2013
6:08 PM

Post #9457518

Piper - I'm not shy about insects, spiders and such but these kinda creep me out too, and if you smush one the legs wiggle. UGH!

sallyg

sallyg
Anne Arundel,, MD
(Zone 7b)

March 22, 2013
3:51 PM

Post #9458393

agreed, this is a very hard one to tolerate!

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