Comoros Fauna Scolopendra Centipedes Insect Sov. Sheet of 5 Stamps MNH
The genus Scolopendra is represented by many species across the world's tropics and warmer temperate areas, varying considerably in coloration and size. In general, Scolopendra are very large centipedes, with even the smallest species capable of reaching at least 10 cm (3.9 in) at maturity. The largest species found in tropical climates can exceed 30 cm (12 in) and are the largest living centipedes in the world. Scolopendra can deliver a painful bite, injecting venom through their forcipules, which are actually modified legs on the first segment.
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