The largest millipede in the world

Archispirostreptus gigas, theĀ giant African millipede, is the largest millipede species in the world. The largest individual ever found was 38.5 centimeters, according to the Guinness World book of records. The biggest millipede we ever found was just over 34 centimeters, but since they live for about 7-10 years, we are sure our millipedes will grow up and beat the world record. Eventually…

A quite large, African giant millipede in Shimoni forest

A quite large, African giant millipede in Shimoni forest

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One Comment

  1. Jimmy
    Posted January 24, 2011 at 5:50 pm | Permalink

    Wow – its like a big cigar!!

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