Small Cabbage White
Female, topside Wings
Ellura
Giant Centipede
Breathing hole + eyes
 
    
Giant Centipede (Ethmostigmus rubripes)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Centipedes (Chilopoda)
Order: Centipedes (Scolopendromorpha)
Family: Centipede (Scolopendridae)
Species: Giant Centipede (Ethmostigmus rubripes)
This Photo:     Dorsal

General Species Information:
Found on Ellura (in the Murray Mallee), and elsewhere
A large (~90mm) common centipede with 4 simple eyes (per side), that hides under rocks, etc. The shaped of the breathing holes along it's body and "teeth" are diagnostic.

Copyright © 2015- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 16-Oct-2015
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.