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Earwigs (Dermaptera)

Overview

A descriptive reference for Earwigs in Australia:

https://australianmuseum.net.au/earwigs

A field guide from Tasmania:

https://tasmanianinsectfieldguide.com/hexapoda/dermaptera-earwigs/

Also from Atlas of Living Australia:

http://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:6c2cc331-962e-46c8-8d6b-591307a9c64c

8 species

Anisolabididae (family) (Unidentified wingless earwig)

Anisolabididae (family)
Anisolabididae (family)
Anisolabididae (family)
Anisolabididae (family)
Anisolabididae (family)
Anisolabididae (family)

Forficula auricularia (European Earwig)

Forficula auricularia MALE
Forficula auricularia FEMALE
Forficula auricularia
Forficula auricularia
Forficula auricularia
Forficula auricularia

Labidura sp. (genus) (Unidentified Labidura earwig)

Labidura sp. (genus) MALE
Labidura sp. (genus)
Labidura sp. (genus)
Labidura sp. (genus)
Labidura sp. (genus)
Labidura sp. (genus)

Marava arachidis (Bone-house Earwig)

Marava arachidis
Marava arachidis
Marava arachidis
Marava arachidis

Nala lividipes (Black field earwig)

Nala lividipes
Nala lividipes
Nala lividipes
Nala lividipes
Nala lividipes
Nala lividipes

Nesogaster ruficeps (Red-headed earwig)

Nesogaster ruficeps
Nesogaster ruficeps
Nesogaster ruficeps
Nesogaster ruficeps
Nesogaster ruficeps
Nesogaster ruficeps

Titanolabis colossea (Giant Earwig)

Titanolabis colossea
Titanolabis colossea
Titanolabis colossea
Titanolabis colossea

Conservation Level

  • All conservation levels (change?)

Invasiveness

  • All invasiveness levels (change?)

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