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Salt Water Insect - Ligia

Salt Water Insect - Ligia
La Jolla, San Diego County, California, USA
June 23, 2011
Size: 1/2 inch
Found in a cave wall area along the beach which later filled with ocean water. Sorry for poor quality of image.

Moved from Isopods.

Moved from ID Request.

This creature has too many legs to be an insect. You might check out the isopods. There are marine ones.

Ok...thanx! I guess never realized there was a difference in 'category' even though I knew/know that millipedes and centipedes are not insects...had never realized that rolly pollies and look a-likes weren't bugs as well. thanx!

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