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    • Millipede
    • Millipedes
    • Millipeds
  • Scientific Names
    • Diplopoda
  • Spanish
    • Milpiés
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    • mille-pattes
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    • Tausendfüsser
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    • dubbelfotingar
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    • многоножка
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    • Piolho-de-cobra
  • Italian
    • Millipiedi

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Millipede Class Diplopoda

Observer

daojames

Date

May 27, 2014

Description

Millipede species

Photos / Sounds

What

American Giant Millipede Narceus americanus

Date

August 1, 2014

Description

All my finds from this date were found within the Noble View hiking area boundaries.

Photos / Sounds

What

Millipedes Class Diplopoda

Observer

csavy

Date

August 14, 2014

Place

Guyana (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

julianw

Date

August 20, 2014

Place

St Lazare (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sambiology

Date

October 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Flat-backed Millipedes Order Polydesmida

Observer

francisco3

Date

October 21, 2014 10:02 AM HST

Photos / Sounds

What

Millipede Class Diplopoda

Observer

meurkc

Date

October 13, 2014

Place

Pengxi River, China (Google, OSM)

Description

Vegetation survey of Pengxi River drawdown zone; Day4 T2; one adult and a subadult found in leaf litter under broadleaved trees; c 1cm diameter; 185m asl

Photos / Sounds

What

Millipede Class Diplopoda

Observer

asimard2018

Date

August 19, 2014 09:37 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

biosam

Date

October 20, 2014 05:31 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

biosam

Date

October 20, 2014 05:30 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

meurkc

Date

October 11, 2014

Description

Vegetation survey of Pengxi River drawdown zone; Day 2 T4; flat-backed millipede - having a group hug

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Milpiés Orthoporus ornatus

Observer

samuelandre

Date

the past
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Description from Wikipedia

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.

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