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Cryptops sp. (genus)

Blind Scolopendroid Centipede

Blind Scolopendroid Centipedes are usually found under rotting logs. They find their way using sensory hairs on their antennae. They use spines on their last pair of legs to catch their prey.

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Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Monga, NSW - 10 Jan 2022 by tpreston Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Tennent, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by tpreston Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Watson, ACT - 7 Jun 2021 by tpreston Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Cotter River, ACT - 9 May 2021 by tpreston Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Uriarra Village, ACT - 20 Apr 2019 by Christine
Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Paddys River, ACT - 19 Mar 2022 by trevorpreston
Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Monga, NSW - 10 Jan 2022 by tpreston
Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Tennent, ACT - 9 Oct 2021 by tpreston
Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Latham, ACT - 24 Sep 2021 by tpreston
Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Watson, ACT - 7 Jun 2021 by tpreston
Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Cotter River, ACT - 9 May 2021 by tpreston
Cryptops sp. (genus) (Blind Scolopendroid Centipede) at Uriarra Village, ACT - 20 Apr 2019 by Christine

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Species information

  • Cryptops sp. (genus) Scientific name
  • Blind Scolopendroid Centipede Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive
  • 0m to 1005.98m Recorded at altitude
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