chilopod


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chilopod

(kī′lə-pŏd′)
n.

chi·lo·pod′ adj.
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chilopod

any arthropod of the class Chilopoda (centipedes), carnivorous MYRIAPODS distinguished by having one pair of legs on each segment.
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Regarding the invertebrates, there are reports of predation by coleopterans, chilopods, solpugids, others scorpions and spiders (Cloudsley-Thompson, 1960; Williams, 1966; Cloudsley-Thompson, 1977; Punzo, 1998; McCormick and Polis, 1990; Melic, 2000).