Polydesmus sp. Polydesmus sp. Latreille, 1802/1803    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Diplopoda   >   Order Polydesmida   >   Family Polydesmidae   >   Genus Polydesmus   

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This genus was introduced from Europe and is common around human habitations.

There are 12 records in the project database.

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A male Polydesmus species in Montgomery Co., Maryland (4/9/2017). Determined by Jeff Brown/BugGuide. Photo by Max Wilson. (MBP list)

A male Polydesmus species in Montgomery Co., Maryland (4/9/2017). Photo by Max Wilson. (MBP list)

Polydesmus species in Montgomery Co., Maryland (3/22/2021). (c) Zachary Dankowicz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Zachary Dankowicz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Polydesmus species in Montgomery Co., Maryland (3/22/2021). (c) Zachary Dankowicz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Zachary Dankowicz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

A Polydesmus species in Prince George's Co., Maryland (11/23/2014). Determined to genus by Pierre-Marc Brousseau/BugGuide. Photo by Jesse Christopherson. (MBP list)

Polydesmus species in Baltimore Co., Maryland (4/8/2021). (c) Frode Jacobsen, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Frode Jacobsen. (MBP list)

Polydesmus species in Montgomery Co., Maryland (3/22/2021). (c) Zachary Dankowicz, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC). Photo by Zachary Dankowicz via iNaturalist. (MBP list)


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