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Went out and did some collecting today, did really well! I think the small ones are  Philoscia muscorum and the large ones Oniscus asellus but I'm no expert. What do you think?
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Nice isopods! :) You got mostly Oniscus asellus and Philoscia muscorum, and I also see one Trachelipus rathkii. 

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3 hours ago, Hisserdude said:

Nice isopods! :) You got mostly Oniscus asellus and Philoscia muscorum, and I also see one Trachelipus rathkii. 

Good eye! I don't even see that one in the photo but when sorting them I noticed it.

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5 hours ago, NeverLift said:

Good eye! I don't even see that one in the photo but when sorting them I noticed it.

After working with those species for a while, you begin to get really good at telling them apart, even from photos. :) Hope they all do well for you!

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Went out again today, got a couple  Armadillidium vulgare, not sure what the ones with the yellow are.
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4 hours ago, NeverLift said:

Went out again today, got a couple  Armadillidium vulgare, not sure what the ones with the yellow are.
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Those would be Philoscia muscorum. :) 

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