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Reply #30 - May 25th, 2019 at 12:16am
 
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L0L, thankful they went extinct  Smiley
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Reply #31 - May 25th, 2019 at 6:22am
 
The ultimate- Arthropleura. An 8 foot long 21 inch wide centipede. It died out in the Carboniferous.
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Reply #32 - May 25th, 2019 at 10:46am
 
   Though not actually insects there were sea scorpions that got up to 27 feet long and spiders with bodies the size of football helmets in prehistoric times. Four foot long land scorpions could also be found.
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