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Millipede Algarve Portugal (1 Viewer)

John In Ireland

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Saw this in the Algarve. it is lighter than the Portuguese ( Ommatoiulus moreleti ) just wondered if it was a variant.


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A quick check and there are a few images like yours named as O. moreleti -- but there's a recent revision (2017) of the genus in Portugal, with the description of six new species.


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I'm no expert so I don't know if colour is a reliable feature. However, the species you mention is not listed from Portugal on the Fauna Europaea website (not that it means much).

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