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Distribution path and Subregions of Japan (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - Far East - East Asia - Japan
Taxonomy for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in Japan
Class
Japan
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 622 families, 8913 genera, 33214 species
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Subclass
Japan
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 618 families, 8893 genera, 33189 species
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Infraclass
Japan
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 593 families, 8777 genera, 32839 species
Tree
Superorder
Japan
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 52 families, 301 genera, 824 species
Tree
Order
Japan
Dermaptera (De Geer, 1773) (Earwigs) - Systematics
 9 families, 25 genera, 53 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
Japan
    Neodermaptera (Engel, 2003)
     9 families, 25 genera, 53 species

Family overview for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in Japan
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 9 Species
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 7 Species
Chelisochidae (Burr, 1907) - 2 SpeciesBlack earwigs
Diplatyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 Species
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 18 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 3 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 6 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 Species
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 4 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
9 Families with 53 Species in Japan


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Species overview - Checklist for Dermaptera in Japan
Species with ANext  
Anechura harmandi (Burr, 1904)Info
Anechura harmandi harmandi (Burr, 1904)Info
Anechura harmandi lewisi (Burr, 1904)Info
Anechura harmandi soedaensis (Terata & Sakai, 1989)Info
Anechura japonica (Bormans, 1880)Info
Anisolabella marginalis (Dohrn, 1864)Info
Anisolabella ryukyuensis (Nishikawa, 1969)Info
Anisolabis annulipes -> Euborellia annulipesInfo
Anisolabis maritima (Bonelli, 1832)Maritime EarwigInfo
Anisolabis maritima ishigakiensis (Sakai & Kohno, 2000)Info
Anisolabis maritima longiforceps (Sakai, 1996)Info
Anisolabis maritima microforceps (Sakai, 1996)Info
Anisolabis maritima piceus (Shiraki, 1905)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Chaetospania borneensis (Dubrony, 1879)Info
Chaetospania hexagonalis ()Info
Challia imamurai (Nishikawa, 2006)Info
Chelisoches calopteryx (Günther, 1929)Info
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Diplatys flavicollis -> Chaetospania borneensisInfo
Diplatys reconditus (Hincks, 1955)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Elaunon bipartitus (Kirby, 1891)EarwigInfo
Eparchus dux (De Bormans, 1894)Info
Eparchus yezoensis (Shiraki, 1905)Info
Euborellia annulata (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Euborellia annulipes (Lucas, 1847)Ringlegged earwigInfo
Euborellia antoni (Dohrn, 1864)Info
Euborellia femoralis (Dohrn, 1863)Info
Euborellia plebeja -> Euborellia femoralisInfo
Euborellia woodwardi (Burr, 1908)Info
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Forficula hiromasai (Nishikawa, 1970)Info
Forficula mikado (Burr, 1904)Info
Forficula paratomis (Steinmann, 1985)Info
Forficula planicollis (Kirby, 1891)Info
Forficula scudderi (Bormans, 1880)Info
Forficula vicaria (Semenov, 1902)Vicarious earwigInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gonolabis marginalis (Dohrn, 1864)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labia curvicauda -> Paralabella curvicaudaInfo
Labia minor -> Paralabella rehniSmall earwigInfo
Labidura japonica (De Haan, 1842)Info
Labidura riparia -> Labidura japonicaRiparian earwigInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Mongolabis distincta (Nishikawa, 1969)Info
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nala lividipes (Dufour, 1820)Black Field EarwigInfo
Nesogaster lewisi (De Bormans, 1903)Info
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Paralabella curvicauda (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Paralabella rehni (Hebard, 1917)Info
Paralabellula curvicauda (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Parapsalis infernalis (Burr, 1913)Info
Paratimomenus flavocapitatus (Shiraki, 1905)Info
Proreus simulans (Stal, 1860)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Spirolabia pilicornis (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Spongovostox sakaii (Nishikawa, 2006)Info
Species with TBack  Top
Timomenus aesculapius (Burr, 1905)Info
Timomenus komarovi (Semenov, 1901)Komarovīs earwigInfo
Timomenus lugens (De Bormans, 1894)Info
53 Species in Dermaptera for Japan 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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