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Distribution path and Subregions of Central Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - Central Africa
Subregions: Angola, Cameroon, Congo (Democratic Republic of the Congo)
Taxonomy for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in Central Africa
Class
Central Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 528 families, 8830 genera, 46588 species
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Subclass
Central Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 521 families, 8798 genera, 46537 species
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Infraclass
Central Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 505 families, 8694 genera, 46078 species
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Superorder
Central Africa
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 68 families, 831 genera, 2685 species
Tree
Order
Central Africa
Dermaptera (De Geer, 1773) (Earwigs) - Systematics
 11 families, 40 genera, 136 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
Central Africa
    Neodermaptera (Engel, 2003)
     11 families, 40 genera, 136 species

Family overview for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in Central Africa
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 23 Species
Apachyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 Species
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 10 Species
Chelisochidae (Burr, 1907) - 2 SpeciesBlack earwigs
Diplatyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 10 Species
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 18 Species
Hemimeridae (Sharp, 1895) - 3 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 8 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 7 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 22 Species
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 31 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
11 Families with 136 Species in Central Africa


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Species overview - Checklist for Dermaptera in Central Africa
Species with ANext  
Africolabis humicola (Brindle, 1966)Info
Africolabis pseudohumicola (Brindle, 1978)Info
Anisolabis caesarea (Zacher, 1911)Info
Anisolabis duplicata (Steinmann, 1989)Info
Anisolabis incisiodes (Brindle, 1978)Info
Anisolabis infelix (Burr, 1907)Info
Anisolabis maritima (Bonelli, 1832)Maritime EarwigInfo
Anisolabis pagana (Burr, 1915)Info
Anisolabis porrectella (Brindle, 1978)Info
Anisolabis punctulata (Brindle, 1978)Info
Anisolabis quarens (Burr, 1915)Info
Anisolabis rostrata (Brindle, 1978)Info
Anisolabis straeleni (Hincks, 1955)Info
Apachyus depressus (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Info
Apachyus reichardi -> Apachyus depressusInfo
Species with BBack  Next  Top
Bormansia africana -> Bormansia monardiInfo
Bormansia impressicollis (Verhoeff, 1902)Info
Bormansia meridionalis -> Bormansia pusillaInfo
Bormansia monardi (Menozzi, 1937)Info
Bormansia proxima (Hincks, 1959)Info
Bormansia pusilla (Brindle, 1978)Info
Brachylabis carinata (Brindle, 1978)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chaetolabia montana (Brindle, 1973)Info
Chaetolabia parabola (Steinmann, 1985)Info
Chaetospania kivuensis (Brindle, 1973)Info
Chaetospania paederina (Gerstaecker, 1883)Info
Chaetospania pauliani (Hincks, 1948)Info
Chaetospania rodens (Burr, 1907)Info
Chaetospania ugandana (Borelli, 1907)Info
Chelisoches flavipennis (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Cordax formosus (Burr, 1905)Info
Cosmiella adolfi (Burr, 1909)Info
Cosmiella intermedia (Brindle, 1966)Info
Cosmiella minima (Brindle, 1966)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Dacnodes acutangula (Hincks, 1955)Info
Dacnodes biaffra (De Bormans, 1903)Info
Dacnodes burri (Hincks, 1939)Info
Dacnodes phoenix (Zacher, 1911)Info
Dacnodes separata (Burr, 1908)Info
Dacnodes wigginsi (Burr, 1914)Info
Diaperasticus bonchampsi (Burr, 1904)Info
Diaperasticus erythrocephalus (Olivier, 1791)Info
Diaperasticus sansibaricus (Karsch, 1886)Info
Diaperasticus wittei (Hincks, 1955)Info
Diplatys aethiops (Burr, 1904)Info
Diplatys fella (Burr, 1911)Info
Diplatys macrocephalus (Palisot De Beauvois, 1805)Info
Diplatys rehni -> Spirolabia pilicornisInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Echinosoma afrum -> Echinosoma fuscumInfo
Echinosoma concolor (Borelli, 1907)Info
Echinosoma congolense (Borelli, 1907)Info
Echinosoma fuscum (Borelli, 1907)Info
Echinosoma grossum (Brindle, 1973)Info
Echinosoma occidentale (De Bormans, 1893)Info
Echinosoma wahlbergi -> Echinosoma fuscumInfo
Euborellia annulipes (Lucas, 1847)Ringlegged earwigInfo
Euborellia cincticollis (Gerstaecker, 1883)African EarwigInfo
Euborellia compressa (Borelli, 1907)Info
Euborellia dimidiata (Brindle, 1978)Info
Euborellia feae (Borelli, 1907)Info
Euborellia fulviceps (Borelli, 1921)Info
Euborellia ituriensis (Brindle, 1978)Info
Euborellia purpurea (Borelli, 1921)Info
Euborellia vanderbilti (Rehn, 1936)Info
Euenkrates variegatum (Kirby, 1891)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Flexiolabis uncinata (Brindle, 1978)Info
Forcipula congo (Burr, 1900)Info
Forcipula gariazzi -> Forcipula tanganyikaeInfo
Forcipula tanganyikae (Hincks, 1957)Info
Forficula auricularia (Carolus Linnaeus/linaeus, 1758)European EarwigSite
Forficula brolemanni (Borelli, 1907)Info
Forficula cavallii (Borelli, 1906)Info
Forficula senegalensis (Audinetserville, 1839)Info
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geracodes labioides (Hincks, 1952)Info
Gonolabis sinuata (Brindle, 1978)Info
Guanchia bituberculata (Brindle, 1966)Info
Guanchia sjoestedti (Burr, 1907)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haplodiplatys basilewskyi (Brindle, 1966)Info
Haplodiplatys kivuensis (Hincks, 1951)Info
Hemimerus bouvieri (Chopard, 1934)Info
Hemimerus hanseni (Sharp, 1895)Info
Hemimerus vosseleri (Rehn & Rehn, 1936)Info
Hypurgus micheli (Burr, 1904)Info
Hypurgus ova (De Bormans, 1883)Info
Hypurgus poecilocerus (Borg, 1904)Info
Hypurgus sangus (Rehn, 1936)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Isolabis braueri (Verhoeff, 1902)Info
Isolabis proxima (Brindle, 1966)Info
Isolabis quadrata (Brindle, 1966)Info
Isolabis schoutedeni (Hincks, 1954)Info
Isolabis transversa (Brindle, 1978)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Karschiella buettneri (Karsch, 1886)Info
Karschiella camerunensis (Verhoeff, 1902)Info
Karschiella neavei (Burr, 1909)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labia minor -> Paralabella rehniSmall earwigInfo
Labidura japonica (De Haan, 1842)Info
Labidura riparia -> Labidura japonicaRiparian earwigInfo
Lobodiplatys burri (Hincks, 1936)Info
Lobodiplatys coriaceus (Kirby, 1891)Info
Lobodiplatys schoudeteni (Hincks, 1937)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Marava arachidis -> Marava grandisChief EarwigInfo
Marava grandis (Dubrony, 1879)Info
Metisolabis submetallica (Brindle, 1966)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nala caprea (Menozzi, 1929)Info
Nala lividipes (Dufour, 1820)Black Field EarwigInfo
Nala saegeri (Brindle, 1968)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paralabella borellii (Burr, 1908)Info
Paralabella curvicauda (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Paralabella rehni (Hebard, 1917)Info
Pseudovostox africanus (Brindle, 1986)Info
Pseudovostox afrum (Menozzi, 1935)Info
Pseudovostox rudebecki (Brindle, 1969)Info
Pseudovostox unicolor (Brindle, 1970)Info
Pterolabis villiersi (Brindle, 1968)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Schizodiplatys feae (Borelli, 1907)Info
Spirolabia pilicornis (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Spongovostox aloysiisabaudiae (Borelli, 1906)Info
Spongovostox asper (Menozzi, 1935)Info
Spongovostox assiniensis (De Bormans, 1893)Info
Spongovostox basilewskyi (Hincks, 1954)Info
Spongovostox burgeoni (Borelli, 1923)Info
Spongovostox ferrugineus (Borelli, 1906)Info
Spongovostox flavohumeralis (Brindle, 1973)Info
Spongovostox gestroi (Burr, 1909)Info
Spongovostox marginalis (Thunberger, 1827)Info
Spongovostox oweni (Burr, 1911)Info
Spongovostox quadrimaculatus (Stal, 1855)Info
Spongovostox rubescens (Brindle, 1973)Info
Spongovostox schlaeferi (Burr, 1911)Info
Spongovostox schoutedeni (Borelli, 1923)Info
Spongovostox testaceus (Borelli, 1923)Info
Spongovostox tripunctatus (Borelli, 1907)Info
Spongovostox trituberculatus (Brindle, 1973)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Vandex hincksi (Brindle, 1966)Info
Vandex leleupi (Brindle, 1966)Info
Vandex schubotzi (Burr, 1909)Info
136 Species in Dermaptera for Central Africa 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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