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Woodlouse

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woodlouse

A woodlouse (plural woodlice), also known by many common names (see below) , is an isopod ... bug or roly-poly. Most woodlice, however, cannot do this. ... They live in very similar habitats, and the...

Woodlouse (Oniscidea) - Animals - A-Z Animals - Animal Facts ...

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The woodlouse is a herbivorous animal and therefore only eats organic plant matter. The woodlouse rarely eats live plants and feeds on the decaying leaf and  ...

NaturePlus: What do woodlice eat

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May 19, 2010 ... My granddaughter would like to know what woodlice eat? ... Do you think you'd be interested in doing a pond survey with her? We've got a ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Where Do Woodlice Live&v=H2E2KjTYS8w
Jul 17, 2013 ... In this episode, a woodlouse narrates the movie. Enjoy. ... Each time I poop, I lose a little copper, and this is an essential element I need to live. In order to recycle ... But, I DO worry about another parasite that I can get. I have to ...

the weird and wonderful world of woodlice! - UM Personal World ...

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Jun 25, 2003 ... Woodlice have learned to live with humans, making the most of our ... of lungs). As crustaceans they do need to remain where there is moisture, ...

What type of habitat do woodlice live in? | eHow UK

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Woodlice are small animals measuring about 15mm. They belong to the arthropod class known as crustaceans, and they have a variety of colloquial names, ...

Woodlouse Facts - Softschools

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Woodlouse inhabits moist and dark habitats and usually hides under the stones and logs in the forests, ... Some species consume live plants. ... eliminate ammonia in the gaseous form via its shell (it does not produce urine like other animals).

What Are Woodlice | How Do Woodlice Breathe | DK Find Out

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While most crustaceans live in water, woodlice live on land but breathe through gills like fish. Their gills need to be covered with a thin layer of water to work well,  ...

habitat etc - Free Home Page

www.porcellio.scaber.org/woodlice/habitat.htm

Habitat and behaviour of the woodlouse, Porcellio scaber. ... to prevent excessive water loss and so it is able to successfully live in a range of terrestrial habitats.

Gordon's Woodlice Care Sheet - The Earth Life Web

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There are 3500 species of Woodlice in the world about 35 or 1% of these live in the ... Most of the larger species do not breed until they are at least 2 years old.

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Woodlice fact sheet - Waltham Forest

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Common woodlouse videos, photos and facts - Oniscus asellus ...

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The common woodlouse (Oniscus asellus) is one of the commonest and widely spread of the British woodlice. Woodlice are not insects, but are crustaceans; ...

Woodlouse | Wild About Gardens

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Woodlice, also known as slaters and pillbugs, are terrestrial crustaceans. Their soft bodies are ... Woodlice have seven pairs of legs and relatively long and distinct antennae. Pillbug species of ... your garden for wildlife. Things to do this month ...