Eyed Flat-backed Millipede Nanogona polydesmoides (Leach, 1814)
Found under logs or in damp leaf litter, the Eyed Flat-backed Millipede is similar to the Flat-backed Millipede (Polydesmus angulatus), but can be identified by the rounded lobes on each segment. Common in gardens and wooded areas, length around 20mm.
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Nottinghamshire (VC56) distribution of Nanogona polydesmoides
 
 
 
 
The records for the Nottinghamshire distribution map are currently provided by the following contributors - Trevor and Dilys Pendleton. Tony Barber. British Myriapod and Isopod Group. Derek Whiteley. Paul Richards. Stuart Warrington. The National Trust (Clumber Park invertebrate records). Allan and Annette Binding (Clumber Park invertebrate records).

You can contribute your own records to help us gain an accurate status of this species in Nottinghamshire. Send an Excel spreadsheet of your records via the 'contact us' link at the top of the homepage.

Updated February 2017

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