Giant Red-Headed Centipede
A long, slender centipede with striking coloration. In our region, the body is black, the legs are bright yellow and the head and first body segment are rusty red. They are generally flattened and have 21-23 pairs of legs, with only one pair of legs per leg-bearing segment. They have a confrontational attitude and can bite with their fangs and also pinch with their last pair of legs.