Centrobolus splendidus

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Centrobolus splendidus during an ecdysis.
Ususally, they do this below ground, but it can happen (like here) that they will do this above ground.
During this process, millipedes are extremely vulnerable, as the new exoskeleton is still very soft.

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07.10.2017 - First offspring sighted!