40 Australian Creatures You Never Thought Existed

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Black Portuguese Millipede (Ommatoiulus moreleti)

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Though not dangerous, these creepy crawlies swarm and huddle in smelly masses. When threatened, they emit a pungent yellowish fluid containing quinones which can stain clothes and irritate eyes. This pest was accidentally introduced to Australia and with no natural enemies it has run rampant.

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