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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Family Julidae

mating millipedes Millipede - Cylindroiulus Brown Millipede - Cylindroiulus Millipedes - Cylindroiulus Night millipede - Cylindroiulus caeruleocinctus Unknown Millipede - Ophyiulus pilosus Millipedes - Cylindroiulus Diplopoda - Ophyiulus pilosus
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Myriapoda (Myriapods)
Class Diplopoda (Millipedes)
Order Julida
Family Julidae
obvious segmental striae encircle the body (Dr Rowland Shelley)
exclusively Palaearctic (widespread but primarily European), represented in North America only by introduced species, all from Europe. (Dr Rowland Shelley)
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