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Swarming behaviour of the world’s largest giant pill-millipede species.
Probably juvenile individuals.
Geotagging only approximative.
Identification after : Wesener, Schütte; Madagascar Conservation and Development, Vol.5(2), Dec 2010.
This species seems to be the only species in the order Sphaerotheriida with swarming behaviour.

Madagascar, Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, October 28, 2005
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Zoosphaerium neptunus - Photo (c) lotlhmoq, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Roland Kratzer
lotlhmoq's ID: Zoosphaerium neptunus, a member of Giant Pill Millipedes (Order Sphaerotheriida)
Posted by lotlhmoq about 4 years ago (Flag)
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Zoosphaerium neptunus - Photo (c) lotlhmoq, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Roland Kratzer
sea-kangaroo's ID: Zoosphaerium neptunus, a member of Giant Pill Millipedes (Order Sphaerotheriida)
Posted by sea-kangaroo over 1 year ago (Flag)
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Zoosphaerium neptunus - Photo (c) lotlhmoq, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Roland Kratzer
lotlhmoq's ID: Zoosphaerium neptunus, a member of Giant Pill Millipedes (Order Sphaerotheriida)
Zoosphaerium neptunus - Photo (c) lotlhmoq, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA), uploaded by Roland Kratzer
Community ID: Zoosphaerium neptunus, a member of Giant Pill Millipedes (Order Sphaerotheriida)
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