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Flat-backed Millipede

Flat-backed Millipede
Columbia, Richland County, South Carolina, USA
November 5, 2015
Size: About 4 cm
Hung out around garage door for a few days last fall

The only way to get an confir
The only way to get an confirmation or a new id. is to have in focus photos of the gonopods it it is a male. Otherwise, anything anyone sayw is pure guesswork

Thanks for the info. I did not realize there were so many types of millipedes when I originally posted and I didn't know what a gonopod was. I've now studied up to have an idea what to do the next time I come across one. Thanks again.

Moved from Millipedes.

It appears to match Furcillaria aequalis, but there may be others similar. It is only about one county east of range listed in comments on below image.

Another should confirm.


Moved from ID Request.

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