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    • Diplopoda
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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

kucycads

Date

September 14, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

gaudettelaura

Date

September 6, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Millipedes Class Diplopoda

Observer

ronsavage

Date

September 7, 2014

Description

Several observed

Photos / Sounds

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What

Yellow-spotted Millipede Harpaphe haydeniana

Observer

hawnzd

Date

September 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

hawnzd

Date

June 1, 2014

Place

ozette (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Portuguese Millipede Ommatoiulus moreleti

Observer

parker11

Date

September 9, 2014 05:00 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Greenhouse Millipede Oxidus gracilis

Observer

lauramorganclark

Date

September 9, 2014 08:04 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Giant Millipede Narceus americanus

Observer

dfwuw

Date

August 31, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

aaronhernandez

Date

August 31, 2014 12:27 PM ADT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Millipedes Class Diplopoda

Observer

rarivero

Date

September 2, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pete_woods

Date

September 4, 2014 01:08 PM EDT

Description

I have never seen a stubby white millipede like this before. Perhaps it is a juvenile.

Photos / Sounds

What

American Giant Millipede Narceus americanus

Observer

pmmullins

Date

August 28, 2014
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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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