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Xystodesmidae Millipede

Apheloria virginiensis corrugata

Description:

They are large millipedes said to release irritating discharge of a cyanide compound. Bright yellow and black, they are pale yellow below.

Habitat:

Woodland

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jeslowery
Spotted by
jeslowery

Columbus, Ohio, USA

Spotted on May 12, 2015
Submitted on May 12, 2015

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