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American Giant Millipede - Narceus americanus Habitat: Rotting wood; mixed forest American giant millipede,Geotagged,Narceus americanus,Summer,United States,giant millipede,millipede,narceus Click/tap to enlarge

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"Narceus americanus" is a large millipede of eastern North America. Common names include American giant millipede, worm millipede, and iron worm. It inhabits the eastern seaboard of North America west to Georgetown, Texas, north of the Ottine swamps.

Similar species: Spirobolida
Species identified by Christine Young
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Uploaded Jun 23, 2022. Captured Aug 29, 2021 11:25 in 91 Main St, Sharon, CT 06069, USA.
  • Canon EOS 90D
  • f/4.5
  • 1/64s
  • ISO640
  • 100mm