woodlouse


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woodlouse

any terrestrial member of the crustacean order ISOPODA, being a dorsoventrally flattened arthropod with limbs of similar structure.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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Looked like the woodlouse option was off the table.
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Look for squirrels hiding away in trees or woodlouse scuttling under plant pots.