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Distribution path and Subregions of North Africa (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - North Africa
Subregions: Algeria, Macaronesia (Canary Islands), Morocco, Sudan, Tunisia
Taxonomy for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in North Africa
Class
North Africa
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 532 families, 6772 genera, 26275 species
Tree
Subclass
North Africa
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 527 families, 6753 genera, 26227 species
Tree
Infraclass
North Africa
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 509 families, 6686 genera, 26043 species
Tree
Superorder
North Africa
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 59 families, 455 genera, 1543 species
Tree
Order
North Africa
Dermaptera (De Geer, 1773) (Earwigs) - Systematics
 8 families, 13 genera, 24 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
North Africa
    Neodermaptera (Engel, 2003)
     8 families, 13 genera, 24 species

Family overview for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in North Africa
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 1 Species
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 1 Species
Diplatyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) -> Diplatyinae - 1 Species
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 10 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 6 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 3 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) -> Pygidicraninae - 1 Species
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 1 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
8 Families with 24 Species in North Africa


Species overview - Checklist for Dermaptera in North Africa
Anataelia canariensis (Bolivar, 1899)Info
Anisolabis burri (Zacher, 1911)Info
Diaperasticus bonchampsi (Burr, 1904)Info
Diaperasticus erythrocephalus (Olivier, 1791)Info
Diaperasticus krausei (Steinmann, 1983)Info
Diaperasticus sansibaricus (Karsch, 1886)Info
Diaperasticus sudanicus (Steinmann, 1977)Info
Diaperasticus wittei (Hincks, 1955)Info
Diplatys fella (Burr, 1911)Info
Euborellia annulipes (Lucas, 1847)Ringlegged earwigInfo
Forcipula gariazzi -> Forcipula tanganyikaeInfo
Forcipula tanganyikae (Hincks, 1957)Info
Forficula auricularia (Carolus Linnaeus/linaeus, 1758)European EarwigSite
Forficula brolemanni (Borelli, 1907)Info
Forficula lucasi (Dohrn, 1865)Info
Forficula senegalensis (Audinetserville, 1839)Info
Labia minor -> Paralabella rehniSmall earwigInfo
Labidura dufouri -> Nala lividipesInfo
Labidura japonica (De Haan, 1842)Info
Labidura riparia -> Labidura japonicaRiparian earwigInfo
Nala lividipes (Dufour, 1820)Black Field EarwigInfo
Paralabella rehni (Hebard, 1917)Info
Pseudovostox africanus (Brindle, 1986)Info
Spirolabia pilicornis (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
24 Species in Dermaptera for North Africa listed
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

Keywords
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