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About 7cm long and flat centipede, with blackish shiny segments and brown-reddish legs. Here seen from behind, with head seen in pic No 3.


Observed in tropical forest in hilly region around Freetown. Observed in Tacugama sanctuary, part of the Western Area Peninsula National Park near Freetown. The hilly region is covered a mosaic of equatorial humid forest combined with open grass zones.

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Võ Anh Tuấn
Võ Anh Tuấn 2 years ago

Greenhouse Millipede Oxidus gracilis

Zlatan Celebic
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Zlatan Celebic

Freetown, Western Area, Sierra Leone

Spotted on Oct 2, 2021
Submitted on Oct 3, 2021

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