Geophilus alpinus Meinert, 1870

Synonyms

Geophilus insculptus Attems, 1895

Status

GB IUCN status: Least Concern

Identification

A yellowish-orange centipede (to 40 mm) with distinct carpophagus fossae on the anterior sternites. 
 
Until recently known as Geophilus insculptus Attems, 1895.
Keith Lugg
J.P. Richards
Mark Robinson
Mark Robinson
Christian Owen

Distribution and Habitat

A very common species across much of Britain and Ireland, found in a wide array of habitats.

idBmigTaxa

16

BRC Code

Cen_142