Promoting the study of Millipedes, Centipedes and Woodlice in Britain & Ireland

Aims

British Myriapod & Isopod Group aims to actively develop identification, training and recording relevant to improving the knowledge and conservation of centipedes, millipedes, pauropods & symphylans (the Myriapoda) and woodlice & waterlice (the Isopoda).

Field Meetings

We hold an annual field meeting to which all are welcome, beginners and experts alike.

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DON'T MISS OUT on the 2015 BMIG Field Meeting based in West Lothian. The area's specialities include woodlouse Oritoniscus flavus, millipede Melogona voigti and centipede Lithobius lucifugus. BOOK NOW ! 
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Recording Schemes

The group is also responsible for three National Recording Schemes, one each for centipedes, millipedes and woodlice.

Species information

There is a page for each British and Irish species of centipede, millipede and woodlouse. It is intended that each page will include a detailed account for each species, including distribution map, images, and identification hints. 

Membership

Why not join us? Membership is free and you will receive two newsletters each year giving information and support to members.  Please download and print out a membership application form, Adobe Acrobat (pdf) Version or Microsoft Document (doc) Version.

 

BMIG - Latest News

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TWO millipede species NEW to Britain ~ More information on our News page. 
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BMIG Newsletter 29 (Autumn 2014) available ~ Download your copy from our Resources page. 
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Your New Centipede Atlas needs you ~ Records are STILL urgently required. See Centipede Recording Scheme
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