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Animal, Centipede (Giant)

Small beast, unaligned

Armor Class 13 (natural armor)
Hit Points 4 (1d6 + 1)
Speed 30 ft., climb 30 ft.

STR DEX CON INT WIS CHA
5 (-3) 14 (+2) 12 (+1) 1 (-5) 7 (-2) 3 (-4)

Senses blindsight 30 ft., passive Perception 8
Languages
Challenge 1/4 (50 XP)

Actions

  • Bite: Melee Weapon Attack: +4 to hit, reach 5 ft., one creature. Hit: 4 (1d4 + 2) piercing damage, and the target must succeed on a DC 11 Constitution saving throw or take 10 (3d6) poison damage. If the poison damage reduces the target to 0 hit points, the target is stable but poisoned for 1 hour, even after regaining hit points, and is paralyzed while poisoned in this way.

Description

This lengthy, segmented horror writhes and twists, pulsing its venomous mandibles in search of prey.