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Yellow millipede

Observed: 6th October 2012 By: mel267
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:

Brines Brow picnic area

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Syrphus's picture

Millipedes have 2 pairs of

Millipedes have 2 pairs of legs/segment, centipedes one pair. Don't bother to count the total - it only matters for the species ID and is very variable.

M.

TRY

recording wildlife with The Recorder's Year on www.hbrg.org.uk/TRY.html.

mel267's picture

Yellow centipede

Thank you for the correction to the ID. I have now had a look at other photos & can now see it is Stigmatogaster subterranea

stevegregory's picture

...but it's not.

...but it's not.

stevegregory's picture

It's Geophilus electricus.

It's Geophilus electricus.