A woodlouse (plural woodlice), also known by many common names (see below)
, is an ... They live in very similar habitats, and they can both roll up into a ball.
Habitat preference. Woodlice need damp dark places to hide in during the day.
They can be abundant in leaf litter, compost heaps, grassland, woodland and ...
Photographs and information from ARKive including description, range, habitat,
biology, threats and conservation.
The woodlouse is the only species of crustacean to inhabit inland and not watery
habitats. There are thought to be over 3,000 different species of woodlouse ...
Students make observations about the places where woodlice are usually found
and use this evidence to evaluate various claims about woodlouse behaviour.
Habitat and behaviour of the woodlouse, Porcellio scaber.
www.nuffieldfoundation.org/sites/default/files/files/Woodlice habitats - merged PDF.pdf
Woodlice habitats – Student sheet. Nuffield Practical Work for Learning:
Argumentation • Woodlice habitats • Student sheet page 1 of 5. © Nuffield
www.walthamforest.gov.uk/Documents/Woodlice fact sheet.pdf
Woodlice fact sheet. Woodlice may look like insects, but in fact they're
crustaceans and are related to crabs and lobsters. It's thought there are about
There are over 3.500 species of woodlice that can be found around the world.
Woodlouse inhabits moist and dark habitats and usually hides under the stones ...
Jan 21, 2008 ... Species of woodlice differ as regards rates of transpiration and survival in dry air.
They may be considered as physical bodies so far as the ...