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Description:

I found it in my garden. It rolls into a ball as soon as you touch it.

Habitat:

Live under humid wood.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Woodlice
Oniscidea Woodlouse


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2 Comments

Simon Stock
Simon Stock 9 years ago

There are over 3,000 known species of woodlice so narrowing it down is difficult, but they form the suborder Oniscidea within the order Isopoda. If it rolls into a perfect sphere it will be of the genus 'Armadillidium'. Most woodlice cannot do this.

Simon Stock
Simon Stock 9 years ago

There are over 3,000 known species of woodlice so narrowing it down is difficult, but they form the suborder Oniscidea within the order Isopoda. If it rolls into a perfect sphere it will be of the genus 'Armadillidium'. Most woodlice cannot do this.

AllisonM
Spotted by
AllisonM

Montpellier, Languedoc-Roussillon, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Jul 24, 2012
Submitted on Jul 24, 2012

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