Spirobolida - Red millipedes
Millipedes in the genus Abacion have a distinctive granular or corrugated appearance. They are slender, but not small.
SaM McNally helped me take this millipede to the Family level here. Thanks BioSam.
in Eucalyptus leaf litter.
Millipedes are myriapods of the class Diplopoda that have two pairs of legs on most body segments. Each double-legged segment is a result of two single segments fused together as one (the name "Diplopoda" comes from the Greek words διπλοῦς (diplous), "double" and ποδός (podos), "foot"). Most millipedes have very elongated cylindrical or flattened bodies with more than 20 segments, while pill millipedes are shorter and can roll into a ball, like a pillbug.