millipedes

Smelliest Animals

Millipede

Now I bet you didn’t expect to see a millipede on the Top 10 list of Smelliest Animals. Certain species of millipede are known to release a foul smelling (and tasting) chemical if they feel threatened. This chemical is so potent that it has been known to cause human skin to blister.

Did you know?

When a millipede first hatches, they only have 3 legs.

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