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Porcellio scaber w. manca just leaving the marsupium  Manca,Marsupium,Oniscidea,Porcellio,Porcellio scaber,Porcellionidae,Rough woodlouse Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Porcellio scaber w. manca just leaving the marsupium

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  1. Wow, so awesome! Posted 3 months ago
    1. Obviously provoked by the stress of me picking mom up between my fingers to have a closer look, but also obviously ready to wander of into the wide world and go its own way ... No animals were harmed for this etc etc ... ;o) Posted 3 months ago
      1. It must have been a cool process to observe. Posted 3 months ago
        1. Yup, three or four of 'em crawled out and walked right onto my hand. This must have been the last of that bunch, taking its time before I had my camera ready :o) Posted 3 months ago
          1. They are so tiny. I wonder what percentage survive to adulthood. Posted 3 months ago
            1. Not too many I would guess, or the world would be covered in woodlice :D Posted 3 months ago
              1. Haha, good point! Posted 3 months ago

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''Porcellio scaber'' , is a species of European woodlouse.

Similar species: Brood Pouch Crustaceans
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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By Pudding4brains

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Uploaded Jun 13, 2019.