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I might be in some trouble. Millipedes, climb?

Discussion in 'Myriapods' started by It_Glows, Feb 5, 2012.

  1. It_Glows

    It_Glows Arachnosquire

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    I have six baby Euryurus Leachii. Or had, anyway. I put them in a five gallon. I figured I would dig a few up to show my brother, and I was only able to find one! And that took a few minutes. There's no way they could escape, right? Not even climb the silicone, or anything? Or are they just well hidden in the dirt?
     
  2. dsdishon

    dsdishon Arachnopeon

    They can most definitely climb the silicone if they wanted to. not the glass though.
     
  3. J Morningstar

    J Morningstar Arachnoprince Old Timer

    I remember one day finding a 10 inch AGB in the hall 40 feet from his tank...they can climb for sure, the sillicone that is right.
     
  4. Camden

    Camden Arachnobaron

    Silicone, yes. Plastic/Glass, no. I would completely dump the tank out in a big plastic tub, I had this scare as well when I first got my millipedes, they're just hard to find.