Here are some interesting facts about millipedes and centipedes from lifeunseen.com
- centipedes and millipedes are not insects. The most obvious difference from insects is the number of legs. All insects have 3 pairs, centipedes and millipedes can have dozens or even hundreds of pairs.
- centipedes are predators and will prey on almost invertebrate
- millipedes are scavengers and mainly survive on rotting vegetation or animal matter
Do you children collect and observe insects? Which insects are their favourites?