Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Species Orthoporus texicolens

Millipede - Orthoporus texicolens Female Millipede - Orthoporus texicolens - female Female Millipede - Orthoporus texicolens - female
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Myriapoda (Myriapods)
Class Diplopoda (Millipedes)
Order Spirostreptida
Family Spirostreptidae
Genus Orthoporus
Species texicolens (Orthoporus texicolens)
The adults are approximately 12.7 to 15.24 cm (5 to 6 in) in length. (1)
In the United States, these millipedes live in woodland as well as
desert environments in Texas, Arizona, and New Mexico. (1)
Internet References
~ (1) (pdf) - Information and range with a couple of drawings.