Milli the Millipede

animal

I am from the Subphylm of myriapod.

My name suggests that I have a thousand legs but no millipede has ever been found to have that many legs. I like to curl myself up into a coil to protect myself as I have tough armour. All I eat is rotting vegetables.

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Diplopod
Detritivore
Nocturnal
In the wild: Up to 10 years
Up to 200 grams
2mm to 35cm
Although lots of legs are slow, all legs working together are powerful for burrowing.