A fairly long (up to 45 mm), thin yellowish centipede with a red/brown head and with fairly long antennae. It has 45 to 57 pairs of legs.
In the upper layer of the soil, under stones etc.
All year round.
Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
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