Female or male Giant African millipede?

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I have a GAM and wondering what gender it is, I think it’s a female but idk. Sorry for the bad photo, thanks EA143026-64B0-49A1-8113-1286783AAA85.jpeg
 

mickiem

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I'm thinking male, but post another pic or two to be certain!
 

xXTristinaXx

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Alright I’ll do that as soon as I get back from school! It was a pain getting that giant thing to stay still and get a underside pic
 
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Dry Desert

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Alright I’ll do that as soon as I get back from school! It was a pain getting that giant thing to stay still and get a underside pic
Take your Millipede out carefully and place in a cricket box or clear glass container and photo from underneath.
 

xXTristinaXx

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Sorry I forgot to do that I’ll send a photo
 
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xXTristinaXx

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Damn thing isn’t uncurling lol, usually it never curls or when it does it quickly uncurls and adventures out :/
 

Arthroverts

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I'm thinking male, but post another pic or two to be certain!
Female rather don't you think? If it was a male the missing legs would be seen around the 6th-7th segment, while there only seems to a gap on this specimen at the 2nd or 3rd segments.

Thanks,

Arthroverts
 

xXTristinaXx

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I thought it was a female it doesn’t have any missing segment at all
 
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