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Scutigera coleoptrata


Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Myriapoda
Classis: Chilopoda
Ordo: Scutigeromorpha
Familiae (3): Pselliodidae – Scutigerinidae – Scutigeridae


Scutigeromorpha Pocock, 1895



  • Pocock, R.I. 1895. On the Arachnida and Myriopoda obtained by Dr. Anderson`s collector during Mr. T. Bent's Expedition to the Hadramaut, South Arabia. Journal of the Linnean Society of London 25: 292–299. Reference page
  • Chagas-Jr, A. et al. 2014: The centipedes (Arthropoda, Myriapoda, Chilopoda) from Colombia: Part I. Scutigeromorpha and Scolopendromorpha. Zootaxa 3779(2): 133–156. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3779.2.2 Reference page
  • Dunlop, J.A., Friederichs, A. & Langermann, J. 2017. A catalogue of the scutigeromorph centipedes in the Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin. Zoosystematics and Evolution 93(2): 281–295. DOI: 10.3897/zse.93.12882. Reference page
  • Edgecombe, G.D.; Barrow, L. 2007: A new genus of scutigerid centipedes (Chilopoda) from Western Australia, with new characters for morphological phylogenetics of Scutigeromorpha. Zootaxa, 1409: 23–50.
  • Edgecombe, G.D.; Giribet, G. 2006: A century later - a total evidence re-evaluation of the phylogeny of scutigeromorph centipedes (Myriapoda, Chilopoda). Invertebrate systematics, 20: 503–525.
  • Edgecombe, G.D.; Giribet, G. (in press): Phylogenetics of scutigeromorph centipedes (Myriapoda: Chilopoda) with implications for species delimitation and historical biogeography of the Australian and New Caledonian faunas. Cladistics, DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-0031.2009.00253.x
  • Giribet, G. & Edgecombe, G.D. 2013. Stable phylogenetic patterns in scutigeromorph centipedes (Myriapoda: Chilopoda: Scutigeromorpha): dating the diversification of an ancient lineage of terrestrial arthropods. Invertebrate Systematics 27(5): 485–501. DOI: 10.1071/IS13019 Reference page


Vernacular names[edit]

English: House centipedes
日本語: ゲジ目
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