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Centipede

Observed: 11th April 2011 By: ZilottaZilotta’s reputation in InvertebratesZilotta’s reputation in InvertebratesZilotta’s reputation in Invertebrates
Millipede
Description:

Found in soil when digging. It was about 6 cm long and we counted 70 pairs of legs (after having taken a picture of course) It looked very funny when moving backwards. Never knew they can do it.

Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Geophilomorpha sp.
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
    ID agreements (): 3 People
    • joshjenkinsshawjoshjenkinsshaw’s reputation in Invertebratesjoshjenkinsshaw’s reputation in Invertebratesjoshjenkinsshaw’s reputation in Invertebrates
    • andyk
      London Natural History Society
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    • stevegregory
      British Myriapod and Isopod Group
      Invertebrates expert
Species interactions

No interactions present.