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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutigera coleoptrata (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 394580

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyriapoda (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilopoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutigeromorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutigeridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutigera (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutigera coleoptrata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutigera Lamarck, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJulus araneoides Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  basis of record Barber, A. D. (2009). Littoral myriapods. a review. Soil Organisms. 81(3): 735-760. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorshumëkëmbëshi i shtëpisëUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpqiraku  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorspinduizendpoot  [details]
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorhouse centipede  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhusspindelfoting  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСкутигера звичайнаUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМухоловка звичайна  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Albania
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlbania [details]
Algeria
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlgeria [details]
Austria
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustria [details]
Black Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRomania [details]
Bulgaria
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBulgaria [details]
Czech Republic
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCzech Republic [details]
Germany
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBaden-Württemberg [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBayern [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGermany [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNordrhein-Westfalen [details]
Greece
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGreece [details]
Iran
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIran [details]
Italy
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItaly [details]
Jordan
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJordan [details]
Libya
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLibya [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSardinia [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCanary Islands [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadeira [details]
Portugal
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPortugal [details]
Spain
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAndalusia [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpain [details]
Switzerland
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSwitzerland [details]
Tunisia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTunisia [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrica [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsia [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCorse [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEurope [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth America [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Mediterranean [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorthern Europe [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth America [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYugoslavia [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (180 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (145 nucleotides; 121 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Probably indigenous to the Mediterranean but extending to much of Europe, Asia, North & South America, Africa, St.Helena, etc. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Scutigeromorphs are seen in coastal localities in various parts of the world. Scutigera coleoptrata has been collected amongst large pebbles just above HWM on Jersey (CI) and on the French Channel coast (Barber, 2006) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment Pallas (1772) writes of Julus araneiodes (Scutigera coleoptrata) as "insectum pelagicum ab amico mihi Navarcho quodam inter susceptos in Oceano Atlantico Fuci natatis fasiculos" [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat This species is either supralittoral or can be found in the intertidal zone but does not live there naturally.
 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:394580
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-05-06 17:47:09Z  created  Barber, A.D.
2009-05-14 17:34:09Z  changed  Barber, A.D.
2010-07-14 08:54:47Z  changed  Barber, A.D.
  
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  Citation: Barber, A.D. (2010). Scutigera coleoptrata (Linnaeus, 1758). In: Barber, A. D. (2017). World database of littoral Myriapoda. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=394580 on 2017-10-18
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