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Giant Pill Millepede

Sphaerotheriida

Description:

Around 6-7cm in length, covered with hard plates that fit perfectly into each other, allow the millipede to curl up in a tightly to the size of a golf ball. This defense mechanism helps protect their most vulnerable parts.

Habitat:

Found on the forest floor, Sandakan, Malaysia


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Sabah, Malaysia

Lat: 5.49, Long: 118.21

Spotted on Apr 18, 2018
Submitted on Jun 7, 2018

Spotted for mission

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