Arthropleura 8.5 ft. long relative of centipedes and millipedes native to the Late Carboniferous (340 - 280 million years ago) of what is now northeastern North America and Scotland. It is the largest known land invertebrate of all time.
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Price $4.00 Spiders, crabs, millipedes, centipedes and more.Have your students learn more about arthropod terminology, types of arthropod life and facts. The Arthropod Phylum task cards can be used as a class game, in cooperative groups or as a science center.