Oniscus Asellus

Spotted by Volunteer Stephanie. First logged 01/02/20.

Common Woodlouse sleeping on a dead Elder branch.

Oniscus Asellus, Common Names – Common Woodlouse, Roly Polies

Conservation status – Common.

Category – Crustacea

More Information: Common woodlice are important for their ability to feed off dead plants and creatures, recycling vital nutrients.

Find out more on the Wildlife Trust website.

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