This is a brown flat-backed millipede typical of the genus and requires detailed examination before arriving at an id.
Found in ground layer vegetation in a variety of habitats.
All year round
Fairly frequent and widespread in the southern half of Britain, but less well recorded further north. It is a UK BAP species.
Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.
Leicestershire & Rutland Map
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015