Millipede so rare ‘it doesn’t even have a name’ discovered

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According to (This article and its images were originally posted on BBC News – Science & Environment November 21, 2018 at 09:09AM.)

(Cover Image) copyright- Liam Olds, Image caption: The millipede was first spotted in 2017 in Bridgend

A millipede so rare it is “new to science” and does not even have a common name, has been found in Neath Port Talbot.

Youngsters on a Halloween insect hunt found the bug at Craig Gwladus Country Park, near Cilfrew, on 30 October.

It has since been identified as the Turdulisoma cf turdulorum millipede, so rare it is only the third known site where it has been found.

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This article and images were originally posted on [BBC News – Science & Environment] November 21, 2018 at 09:09AM. Credit to the original author and BBC News – Science & Environment | ESIST.T>G>S Recommended Articles Of The Day.

 

 

 

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