DID YOU GUESS IT??

If you live in southeastern Nebraska, you may have plenty of these in your basement or garage.

MillipedesThey are millipedes.

Don't let their light brown coloring fool you. The photo at the lower right was taken in bright sunlight so you could easily view the legs and segments on the millipedes bodies. Do you see the many legs of the millipedes? The true color of millipedes ranges from brown, dark brown to almost black.

Learn about millipedes and their control HERE.

Millipede on a leaf

Millipedes collected from a basement

 

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