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

Family Cambalidae

Millipede - Cambala annulata Small, long, thin Millipede with more than 40 segments and slightly clubbed antennae. - male Unknown millipede  - Cambala Millipede Jackpot - Cambala Millipede - Cambala annulata Millipede, Abacion? - Cambala Millipede 2 - Cambala Cambala annulata
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Myriapoda (Myriapods)
Class Diplopoda (Millipedes)
Order Spirostreptida
Family Cambalidae
Explanation of Names
Cambalidae Bollman 1893
~90 spp. in 27 genera total(1), 14 genera in our area(2)
in NA, e.US (Cambala spp.) & Pacific Coast, esp. CA (remaining genera)(2)
Works Cited
1.Sierwald P., Spelda J. (2023) MilliBase
2.Checklist of the millipeds of North and Middle America
Richard L. Hoffman. 1999. Virginia Museum of Natural History Special Publications.