Scolopendridae


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Scolopendridae

[‚skäl·ə′pen·drə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of centipedes in the order Scolopendromorpha which characteristically possess eyes.
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ATTACKS OF GIANT CENTIPED SCOLOPENDRA SUMICHRASTI SAUSSURE, 1860 (SCOLOPENDROMORPHA: SCOLOPENDRIDAE) OVER BAT NATALUS MEXICANUS MILLER, 1902 (CHIROPTERA: NATALIDAE) IN CHIAPAS, MEXICO
Variability in trunk segmentation in the centipede order Scolopendromorpha: a remarkable new species of Scolopendropsis Brandt (Chilopoda: Scolopendridae) from Brazil.
Since 1956, the adventive centipede Rhysida longipes longipes (Newport, 1845; Scolopendromorpha: Scolopendridae: Otostigminae) has been documented on 4 occasions from the South Florida counties Miami-Dade and Monroe (Chamberlin 1958; Crabill 1960; Shelley 2002; Shelley & Edwards 2004) with a 5th, unverified sighting likely representing this species (see Shelley & Edwards 2004 for detailed review).
gen., and redescriptions of its South American components (Scolopendromorpha: Scolopendridae: Scolopendrinae).
Los representantes de la familia Scolopocryptopidae ostentan 23 pares de patas, en lugar de 21 como en Cryptopidae y Scolopendridae. Asimismo, los ocelos estan ausentes en Cryptopidae y presentes en Scolopendridae (Schileyko, 2002; Shelley, 2002).
Rediscovery of the centipede, Scolopendra heros (Chilopoda: Scolopendromorpha: Scolopendridae) in southeastern Colorado.
Taxa Feeding Number of Number of Life Guild individuals bromeliads cycle with taxa stage Mollusca Gastropoda, Bulimulidae Hb 3 3 A Gastropoda, Subulinidae Hb 1 1 A Annellida Oligochaeta Dt 48 20 A+I Chelicerata Aranae, Lycosidae Pr 13 8 A Aranae, Argiopidae, Argiope argentat Pr 1 1 A Aranae, Theraphosidae, Pachistopelma rufonigrum Pr 14 13 A Aranae, Salticidae Pr 6 5 A+I Aranae, Theraphosidae sp 2 Pr 2 2 A Pseudoscorpiones Pr 1 1 A Scorpiones, Bothriuridae, Bothriurus asper Pr 1 1 A Scorpiones, Buthidae Tityus neglectus Pr 4 4 A Myriapoda Chilopoda, Scolopendridae Pr 8 7 A Diplopoda , Spirobolida Pr 25 15 A+I Hexapoda, Insecta Blattariae, Blattidae sp.
Solo en 1930, se pudo definir un sistema para escolopendra, hasta hoy aceptado, que incluye en el orden Scolopendromorpha: Familia: Scolopendridae; Subfamilia: Scolopendrinae; Tribu: Scolopendrini; Genero: Scolopendra [3].
RECORD OF CENTIPEDE SCOLOPENDRA POLYMORPHA WOOD, 1861 (CHILOPODA: SCOLOPENDROMORPHA: SCOLOPENDRIDAE) IN MARIA CLEOFAS ISLAND, PACIFIC OCEAN, MEXICO
Los ciempies escolopendromorfos (Scolopendromorpha) estan representados en Mexico por cuatro familias (Cryptopidae, Scolopocryptopidae, Plutoniumidae y Scolopendridae) y 41 especies dentro de 10 generos: Arthrorhabdus, Cormocephalus, Cryptops, Hemiscolopendra, Newportia, Otostigmus, Rhysida, Scolopendra, Scolopocryptops y Theatops (Minelli et al.