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Common shiny woodlouse

Oniscus asellus

Description:

They may look a bit like insects, but they are not, insects have only three pairs of legs. Woodlouse is crustacean with seven pairs of legs Larger colorless to yellow spots along the outer edges of each body joint. They has a shell-like exoskeleton.

Habitat:

They are often found among dead leaves, under decaying trees and under rocks.

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arne.roysland
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arne.roysland

Norway

Spotted on May 1, 2020
Submitted on May 2, 2020

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