The cherry millipede

We made this short movie about the cherry millipede, Apheloria virginiensis corrugata. Known from forests in the eastern U.S., the cherry millipede oozes cyanide and feeds on decaying leaves and other detritus.

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2 Responses to The cherry millipede

  1. Deren Ross says:

    Thanks for the great video. As others have said, the fascinating world of millipedes need more of this kind of field and lab publicity. I look forward to the next one and sharing this video with others here in Sigmocheirland.
    Dip well,
    Auburn, CA

  2. Randy Crouse says:

    Nice video, thanks for posting it.

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