Native Brown Millipede
Whole, dorsal, ~34mm
Adelaide Hills
Juliform Millipede
Twisted, darker
 
    
Native Brown Millipede (Somethus cf castaneus ?)Class: Animals (Animalia) - Jointed Legs (Arthropoda) - Millipedes (Diplopoda)
Order: Millipedes (Polydesmida)
Family: Millipede (Paradoxosomatidae)
Species: Native Brown Millipede (Somethus cf castaneus ?)
This Photo:     Face, no eyes

Thank you Bob Mesibov for confirming the identification of this species

General Species Information:
Found in the Adelaide Hills, and elsewhere
Bob said it could either be S. castaneus or S. lancearius based on location.

Copyright © 2016- Brett & Marie Smith. All Rights Reserved. Photographed 14-May-2016
This species is a South Australian Native Species, not listed in the Murray Mallee Survey of 2010.