Texas-sized redheaded centipede is what nightmares are made of

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CONCAN, Texas - Check out this creepy crawler.

It is called the Texas - or Redhead Centipede. The names come from the insect's size and color.

The black crawler has thick, yellow legs that help it catch and hold prey while eating.

This one was spotted at Garner State Park in Texas.

On Friday, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) posted the picture on its Facebook page.

If you get bit by one of these, a painful toxin enters your body, causing your skin to temporarily swell.

Wildlife experts say the bug is not a serious danger to humans.

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