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woodlouse

any terrestrial member of the crustacean order ISOPODA, being a dorsoventrally flattened arthropod with limbs of similar structure.
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Competitors will indulge in a gourmet meal including beetles, cockroaches, spiders, and woodlice, all topped off with snails.
I think this was where the woodlice infestation started."
A study had shown snails and woodlice on the island grow to an abnormally large size, information which could help back up the theory of evolution.
Our favourite Guildford fact is that its residents werethe first to nickname woodlice "cheesy bobs".
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WHEN a rotting piece of timber is lifted from the ground, it is inevitable that woodlice run out from underneath.
This time it is set in Paignton Zoo rather than Bristol and the technology bringing the animals to life will be a tad more sophisticated than when Terry Nutkins was "shrunk" to walk alongside woodlice.
Anyone who goes to the seaside to look for woodlice would be cruelly disappointed.
In this habitat, we found so many different invertebrates such as woodlice, spiders, harvestmen and even caterpillars.
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