Subject: Can you help me identify this bug?
Location: Chapel Hill, NC
June 22, 2016 5:36 am
I find so many of these around and in my house during the summer months. They’re maybe an inch and half long and dark brown with many legs. They have to antennae sticking out from the front (at least that’s what I think they are). I don’t know how they keep getting in or what I can do to keep them out.
Your image is not of the highest quality, but this appears to be a Greenhouse Millipede, Oxidus gracilis, based on this BugGuide image. According to BugGuide: “Native to Asia, introduced to North America and found throughout the lower 48 states and southern Canada.”