Hainault Forest Website

Written, Designed and with Photographs by Brian Ecott


Centipedes, Millipedes and Woodlice

Class Chilopoda CENTIPEDES

 Left: Common Centipede Lithobius forficatus in wildlife garden under woodpile, 11th March 2009. Right: Yellow Centipede Haplophilus subterraneus in rotting timber wildlife garden. 16th October 2008.

Class Crustacea - WOODLICE


The woodlice left are two of the common five species to be found under logs and damp places. Left in the picture alongside is the Common Shiny Woodlouse Oniscus asellus and right the Common Rough Woodlouse Porcellio scaber.


Woodlice under log on horse field 15th July 2013


Class Diplopoda - MILLIPEDES

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