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Hedgerow millipede

Observed: 21st February 2011 By: Rob W
Millipede, Locks Park, 21 Feb 11, reduced

12mm long, in leaf litter. I am trying to idetnify as many organisms as I can in a single hedge on the farm, and would be grateful for an identification.

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Hedgerow millipede

Andrew, many thanks. I have not previously tried to identify millipedes and cannot find any keys on line or available for purchase, so your help is much appreciated. Rob

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Millipede key

The only key is that of J. Gordon Blower - Synopsis of the British Fauna (New Series) No. 35, 1985. Published for the Linnean Society of London.

Andy Keay