A woodlouse (plural woodlice), also known by many common names (see below)
, is an isopod ... Woodlice in the genus Armadillidium and in the family
Armadillidae can roll up ... such as under rocks an...
Woodlice can live on a very small amount of oxygen, they are specially adapted
to live under rocks and logs. They have very small lungs.
Woodlice are known by many names including pill bug, armadillo bug, potato
bug, and roly-poly. ... Many species can roll up into a small ball the size of a pill (
that's why they're ... Woodlice need moisture because they breathe through gills.
This is why they are often found in damp, dark places, like under rocks and logs.
Jun 16, 2016 ... Woodlice are looking for moist places more than they are looking for dark ...
These animals are actually isopod crustaceans and as such they breath throu... ...
which is often found under rocks or logs - dark place that are wet.
Nov 10, 2013 ... This is why you find them under leaves, rocks, and logs. ... and closely related to
crabs and crayfish, they breathe through gills on the underside of their bodies. ...
Pill bugs can roll up to protect themselves but sow bugs can't. ... pill bug, pillbug,
roly poly, Woodlouse on November 10, 2013 by Infinite Spider.
Woodlice are small crustaceans—arthropods with a hard, segmented ... found in
damp places where there is always moisture, such as under rocks and logs. ...
The woodlouse must shed, or moult, its shell-like cuticle as it grows, which it does
in ... Woodlice are crustaceans, like crabs, so they breathe through gills—which is
Underneath moist logs and decaying leaves live a multitude of creatures, several
of which may be terrestrial isopods, commonly known as sowbugs, woodlice,
pillbugs, ... Like all members of the crustaceans, they breathe with gills, but these
gills ... already dead and decaying in the leaf litter, in crevices, or under rocks,
Oct 26, 2015 ... Woodlice are found in moist environments, like under rocks and logs. They need
to live in areas that are wet because they breathe with gills, called pseudotrachea
. The gills are flattened and ... I was getting the shots I wanted focused and then
my iPad would go to sleep! ARGH! So, if you use these, on the ...
Woodlice breath through lungs on their hind legs These lungs must always be
kept ... The best places to look for woodlice are damp old cellars, or under rocks
and logs. ... Some of these big species can be well kept in a terrarium where they
may reach the ... Both types are often found by overturning stones, rocks and logs
Pillbugs, also known as sowbugs, or woodlice, are familiar backyard creepy
crawlies to ... and large numbers can often be found beneath logs and among
rubble piles. ... limestone or cement (also rich in lime) and should be searched for
in rock piles, ... None of our species can survive cooling below about 21 F (-6.0 C