FAN­TAS­TIC AND TOXIC!

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“The Trigo­ni­u­lus macropy­gus millipede is toxic and can se­crete a sub­stance that may ir­ri­tate the skin, eyes, and other body parts,” warns millipede keeper Naethan Alonzo. “The [se­creted] sub­stance is also poi­sonous when in­gested and is the main de­fense of the peace­ful millipede.”

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