Diplopoda

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Synonyms for Diplopoda

arthropods having the body composed of numerous double somites each with two pairs of legs: millipedes

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The relative abundance of Diplopods, which are saprophagous, in Sheff's Woods Preserve, and complete lack of specimens in all burned sites indicates that there are some major groups that may not return until specific elements of the leaf litter layer are re-established.
According to [5] the best bioaccumulators of heavy metals are the invertebrates that store the substances taken from soil water, particularly earthworms but also springtails, isopods and diplopods.
Previous studies by the author recorded 2 species of diplopods, 1 isopod, carabid beetles, spiders of the genus Meta, plus slugs and oligochaetes (Smithers 1996).