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Distribution path and Subregions of Australia (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Oceania - Australasia - Australia
Subregions: East Australia (Murray Darling Depression, New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria), Lord Howe Islands (Lord Howe Island), Northern Territory, South Australia, Tasmania, West Australia
Taxonomy for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in Australia
Class
Australia
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 838 families, 16640 genera, 91769 species
Tree
Subclass
Australia
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 830 families, 16507 genera, 91525 species
Tree
Infraclass
Australia
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 791 families, 16323 genera, 90936 species
Tree
Superorder
Australia
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 80 families, 889 genera, 3670 species
Tree
Order
Australia
Dermaptera (De Geer, 1773) (Earwigs) - Systematics
 9 families, 38 genera, 100 species
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Families19    worldwide
Genera267    worldwide
Species2.368    worldwide
Common namesEarwigs, Dermapterans, Pincerbugs
German namesOhrwürmer
Dutch namesOorwormen, Huidvleugeligen
Danish namesØrentviste
Finnish namesPihtihäntäiset
Norwegian namesSaksedyr
Swedish namesTvestjärtar
Spanish namesTijerillas
French namesDermaptères
AuthorDe Geer, 1773
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic, Nearctic, Afrotropical

Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Permian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (Pacific Islands)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic)


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Argentina, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Bulgaria, Burundi, Cameroon, Canada, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, Guinea, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, Micronesia, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Myanmar, Namibia, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Norway, Palau, Panama, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Senegal, Seychelles, Slovakia, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vietnam, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesDermaptera in bie.ala.org.au
Dermaptera in bug.tamu.edu
Dermaptera in dermaptera.speciesfile.org
Dermaptera in faunaeur.org
Dermaptera in itis.gov
Dermaptera in papua-insects.nl
Dermaptera in dyntaxa.se
Dermaptera in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Australia
    Neodermaptera (Engel, 2003)
     9 families, 38 genera, 100 species

Family overview for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in Australia
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 20 Species
Apachyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 4 Species
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 12 Species
Chelisochidae (Burr, 1907) - 10 SpeciesBlack earwigs
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 6 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 5 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 11 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 12 Species
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 20 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
9 Families with 100 Species in Australia


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Species overview - Checklist for Dermaptera in Australia
Species with ANext  
Anisolabis australis (Tindale, 1923)Info
Anisolabis dohrni (Kirby, 1891)Info
Anisolabis flavocapitata (Steinmann, 1979)Info
Anisolabis littorea (White, 1846)Seashore earwigInfo
Anisolabis maritima (Bonelli, 1832)Maritime EarwigInfo
Anisolabis nigrofusca (Steinmann, 1979)Info
Anisolabis pacifica (Erichson, 1842)Pacific earwigInfo
Anisolabis subarmata (Kirby, 1900)Christmas Island earwigInfo
Anisolabis westralica (Burr, 1911)Info
Antisolabis gisleni (Hincks, 1954)Info
Antisolabis holdhausi (Burr, 1910)Info
Antisolabis notonoma (Hincks, 1952)Info
Apachyus athertonensis (Mjöberg, 1924)Info
Apachyus beccarii (Dubrony, 1879)Info
Apachyus peterseni (Borelli, 1925)Info
Apachyus queenslandicus (Mjöberg, 1924)Info
Auchenomus bifurcus (Steinmann, 1984)Info
Austroblandex bituberculatus (Brindle, 1987)Info
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Brindlensia jeekeli (Srivastava, 1985)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Carcinophora occidentalis (Kirby, 1896)Info
Carcinophora venusta (Steinmann, 1989)Info
Chaetospania australica (Bormans, 1883)Info
Chaetospania mjobergi -> Chaetospania mjoebergiInfo
Chaetospania mjoebergi (Brindle, 1971)Info
Chelisoches ater (Bormans, 1900)Info
Chelisoches australicus (Le Guillou, 1841)Info
Chelisoches handschini (Günther, 1934)Info
Chelisoches kimberleyensis (Mjöberg, 1913)Info
Chelisoches morio (Fabricius, 1775)Black earwigInfo
Cranopygia burri (Hincks, 1955)Info
Cranopygia daemeli (Dohrn, 1869)Info
Cranopygia lueddemanni (Srivastava, 1984)Info
Cranopygia ophthalmica -> Cranopygia burriInfo
Cranopygia opthalmica ()Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacnodes hackeri (Burr, 1914)Info
Dacnodes shortridgei (Burr, 1914)Info
Doru spiculiferum (Kirby, 1891)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Echinosoma horridum (Dohrn, 1862)Info
Echinosoma sumatranum -> Echinosoma horridumInfo
Echinosoma yorkense (Dohrn, 1869)Info
Elaunon bipartitus (Kirby, 1891)EarwigInfo
Eparchus insignis (Haan, 1842)Info
Euborellia annulipes (Lucas, 1847)Ringlegged earwigInfo
Euborellia brunneri (Dohrn, 1864)Info
Euborellia jeekeli (Srivastava, 1985)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Forficula auricularia (Carolus Linnaeus/linaeus, 1758)European EarwigSite
Forficula vilmi (Steinmann, 1989)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gonolabidura meteor (Steinmann, 1985)Info
Gonolabis dentata (Steinmann, 1981)Info
Gonolabis electa (Burr, 1910)Info
Gonolabis forcipata (Burr, 1908)Info
Gonolabis gilesi (Steinmann, 1981)Info
Gonolabis rossi (Brindle, 1987)Info
Gonolabis tasmanica (Bormans, 1880)Info
Gonolabis woodwardi -> Zacheria dentataInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hamaxas feae (Bormans, 1894)Info
Hamaxas nigrorufus (Burr, 1902)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Irdex hilaris (Bormans, 1900)Info
Irdex unicolor (Steinmann, 1985)Info
Isolabis cavagnaroi (Brindle, 1987)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labia minor -> Paralabella rehniSmall earwigInfo
Labia nigroflavida -> Spongovostox nigroflavidusInfo
Labidura japonica (De Haan, 1842)Info
Labidura riparia -> Labidura japonicaRiparian earwigInfo
Labidura truncata (Kirby, 1903)Common brown earwigInfo
Lamprophorella kervillei (Burr, 1905)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Marava arachidis -> Marava grandisChief EarwigInfo
Marava feae (Dubrony, 1879)Info
Marava grandis (Dubrony, 1879)Info
Marava luzonica (Dohrn, 1864)Info
Marava tricolor (Kirby, 1891)Info
Metisolabis punctata (Dubrony, 1879)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nala lividipes (Dufour, 1820)Black Field EarwigInfo
Nesogaster amoena (Stål, 1855)Info
Nesogaster halli (Hincks, 1949)Info
Nesogaster rehni (Hincks, 1951)Info
Nesogaster ruficeps (Erichson, 1842)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paralabella curvicauda (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Paralabella murrayi (Kirby, 1900)Info
Paralabella rehni (Hebard, 1917)Info
Paraspania australiana (Mjöberg, 1913)Info
Paraspania brunneri (Bormans, 1883)Info
Paraspania discors (Steinmann, 1985)Info
Paraspania pygmaea (Mjöberg, 1924)Info
Paraspania torpeo (Steinmann, 1989)Info
Parisopsalis spryi (Burr, 1914)Info
Proreus duroides (Hebard, 1933)Info
Proreus duruoides (Hebard, 1933)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Spirolabia pilicornis (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Spongovostox doddi (Burr, 1914)Info
Spongovostox hackeri (Burr, 1914)Info
Spongovostox nigroflavidus (Rehn, 1905)Info
Spongovostox subapterus (Kirby, 1891)Info
Spongovostox victoriae (Burr, 1914)Info
Syntonus venus (Steinmann, 1990)Info
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Titanolabis bormansi -> Euborellia annulipesInfo
Titanolabis centaurea (Steinmann, 1985)Info
Titanolabis colossea (Dohrn, 1864)Giant EarwigInfo
Titanolabis gigas (Steinmann, 1989)Info
Species with ZBack  Top
Zacheria dentata (Burr, 1908)Info
100 Species in Dermaptera for Australia listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderPolyneoptera
OrderDermaptera
Earwigs, Dermapterans, Pincerbugs
AuthorDe Geer, 1773
 
Synonyms
Brachydermaptera
Dermapteroida
Dermatoptera
Dermoptera
Euplecoptera
Euplectoptera
Euplekoptera
Euplexoptera
Forficulida
Harmoptera
Labidoura
Placoda
Trimera

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