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Paradoxosomatidae sp. (family)

Millipede at Namadgi National Park

Paradoxosomatidae sp. (family) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018
Paradoxosomatidae sp. (family) at Namadgi National Park - 4 Feb 2018
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Identification history

Paradoxosomatidae sp. (family) 4 Apr 2018 michaelb
Paradoxosomatidae sp. (family) 4 Apr 2018 michaelb
Unidentified 30 Mar 2018 SWishart

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michaelb wrote:
   4 Apr 2018
ID by Dr Robert Mesibov. His comments:
Diplopoda: Polydesmida: Paradoxosomatidae (native)
It's either a species of Dicladosomella or Hoplatessara. There are a heap of species in both genera in southern NSW, and I wouldn't dare guess an ID without looking at the gonopods of a mature male.

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Nearby sightings

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Strepera versicolor (Grey Currawong) at Namadgi National Park - 26 Dec 2019 by JohnBundock
Technitis amoenana (A tortrix or leafroller moth) at Namadgi National Park - 5 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Dichromodes confluaria (Ceremonial Heath Moth) at Namadgi National Park - 5 Dec 2018 by JohnBundock
Neolucia hobartensis (Montane Heath-blue) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock
Amegilla sp. (genus) (Blue Banded Bee) at Namadgi National Park - 10 Jan 2018 by JohnBundock

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 4 Feb 2018 03:23 PM Recorded on
  • SWishart Recorded by

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  • 25mm to 50mm Animal size

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