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Pill Millipede

Sphaerotheriida

Description:

Pill Millipede found in some leaf litter this is the first time I've seen one uncurl and go for a walk, watch the video these are soooo cute! :)

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3 Comments

@sarah thanks haha, @dixie thanks and I love the nickname :)

Dixie
Dixie 7 years ago

As kids we called these "roly polys". Nice video.

sarah in the woods
sarah in the woods 7 years ago

haha! I don't think i would call them cute, but they are definitely fun and fascinating! nice video.

Newcastle Local Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Spotted on Dec 6, 2013
Submitted on Dec 6, 2013

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