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Red-legged millipede (Heterocladosoma bifalcatum)

(1 customer review)


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These are medium sized (3-4cm) millipedes from Nsw and Qld, where they live in leaf litter, soil or rotting logs. At night they emerge to forage, this specie sin particular seems to like climbing tree trunks. Most millipedes can produce a pungent yellow liquid as defence, which smells pretty bad and can stain skin, however this species produces a somewhat nice smelling sweetish scent.

Millipedes are detritivores, feeding on decomposing organic matter like leaves, wood, vegetable matter and lichen.

sold as juveniles

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Weight 0.2 kg

1 review for Red-legged millipede (Heterocladosoma bifalcatum)

  1. Damian (verified owner)

    Super tiny and cute, very active on arrival.

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