A Thousand Footfalls Go Unheard
Smaller millipedes are also probably harmless, although again tropical giant species should be avoided. While these do not sting or bite, they have irritating secretions that can cause pain, itching and blistering. One such, the giant African millipede ...
Rain sends millipedes inside homes
Millipedes are just a nuisance, even when they come in your home. They do not bite, sting or transmit diseases, nor do they infest food, clothing or dry, structurally-sound wood. There are several species of millipedes that vary in size and color ...
Dealing with the ‘little brown worms’
While millipedes sometimes enter in large numbers, they do not bite, sting, or transmit diseases, nor do they infest food, clothing or wood. They are simply a nuisance by their presence.
On Gardening Send millipedes crawling
While centipedes are able to bite and inject venom from their jaws into their victims, millipedes do not bite or sting. However, if they do start migrating indoors, a vacuum is your best friend. Crushed or disturbed millipedes emit an offensive odor and ...
How to gross out your mother: Get a giant millipede
How about a giant African millipede ... Whatever you do, don't drop them. They won't survive a fall. Until you get used to the feel of their legs, hold them over something. They don't bite or pinch, but if they get upset, the can secrete a mildly toxic ...