Millipedes

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  • Newly Discovered Millipede Comes in More Color Combinations Than Any Other
    A newly discovered millipede comes in numerous different color combinations. It is also covered in cyanide. (January 27, 2018)

  • Six New Dragon Millipede Species Discovered in China
    Six new species of dragon millipedes have been discovered in caves in China. They have unusually long legs and antennae. (April 7, 2016)

    Three New Species of Dragon Millipedes Discovered in China
    Three new species of dragon millipedes have been discovered in China. Two of the species are though to be cave dwelling millipedes. (October 30, 2014)

    Seven New Species of Giant Pill-Millipedes Found in Madagascar
    Scientists have discovered seven new species of pill-millipedes in Madagascar. One of the species is larger than a ping-pong ball. (June 9, 2014)

    Millipedes Blamed for Train Collision in Australia
    Millipedes are being blamed for the collision of two trains in Australia. (September 3, 2013)