Insect and Bug ID forum: Not centipede, not millipede but what?

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Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
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flaflwrgrl
Jun 10, 2016 10:46 AM CST
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Name: Sue
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4a)
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sooby
Jun 10, 2016 12:47 PM CST
I would say it's a millipede, it has two pairs of legs per segment.
Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
Garden Sages Native Plants and Wildflowers Xeriscape Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Master Level
Butterflies Charter ATP Member Plant Identifier Region: Florida Dog Lover Birds
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flaflwrgrl
Jun 10, 2016 1:04 PM CST
Thanks Sue. I'm not familiar with them being this color nor this size so I didn't recognize them.
I am a strong believer in the simple fact is that what matters in this life is how we treat others. I think that's what living is all about. Not what I've done in my life but how I've treated others.
~~ Sharon Brown ~~



Name: Sue
Ontario, Canada (Zone 4a)
Daylilies Birds Enjoys or suffers cold winters Native Plants and Wildflowers Butterflies Annuals
Region: Canadian Keeps Horses Dog Lover Plant Identifier Garden Sages
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sooby
Jun 10, 2016 1:18 PM CST
It's hard to tell the size from the pics, but they are paler when they are young so that could be a possible explanation.
Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
Garden Sages Native Plants and Wildflowers Xeriscape Organic Gardener I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Garden Ideas: Master Level
Butterflies Charter ATP Member Plant Identifier Region: Florida Dog Lover Birds
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flaflwrgrl
Jun 10, 2016 4:50 PM CST
Yes, these are almost white or colorless. They show up far darker in the photos than they are when we're looking at them in person. They are about an inch long, maybe an inch & 1/4. The color is what threw me.
I am a strong believer in the simple fact is that what matters in this life is how we treat others. I think that's what living is all about. Not what I've done in my life but how I've treated others.
~~ Sharon Brown ~~



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