A Luminous Centipede

IT is impossible to give an unqualified reply in the negative to Mr. Lloyd Bozward's question; but for reasons stated in the note appended to Miss Rose Haig Thomas's communication, I see no grounds for doubting that the specimen she observed was an example of Linotœnia crassipes, and not of Geophilus electricus (= Scolopendra electrica, Linn.). So far as my… CONTINUE READING