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Distribution path and Subregions of North America (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America
Subregions: Canada (Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Saskatchewan), Mexico, USA (Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Lake Erie Islands, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming)
Taxonomy for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in North America
Class
North America
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 1071 families, 23060 genera, 179627 species
Tree
Subclass
North America
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 1056 families, 22877 genera, 179337 species
Tree
Infraclass
North America
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 970 families, 22496 genera, 177184 species
Tree
Superorder
North America
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 155 families, 1047 genera, 4616 species
Tree
Order
North America
Dermaptera (De Geer, 1773) (Earwigs) - Systematics
 9 families, 31 genera, 63 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 America
    Neodermaptera (Engel, 2003)
     9 families, 31 genera, 63 species

Family overview for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in North America
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 8 Species
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 8 Species
Chelisochidae (Burr, 1907) - 2 SpeciesBlack earwigs
Diplatyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 2 Species
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 19 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 8 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 4 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) -> Pygidicraninae - 1 Species
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 11 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
9 Families with 63 Species in North America


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Species overview - Checklist for Dermaptera in North America
Species with ANext  
Anechura modesta -> Proreus simulansInfo
Anisolabis maritima (Bonelli, 1832)Maritime EarwigInfo
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Carcinophora percheroni (Guérin & Percheron, 1838)Info
Chelisoches morio (Fabricius, 1775)Black earwigInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Diplatys coerulescens (Brindle, 1979)Info
Doru aculeata (Scudder, 1876)Info
Doru aculeatum (Scudder, 1876)Spine-tailed earwigInfo
Doru davisi -> Doru aculeatumInfo
Doru gracilis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Doru lineare (Eschscholtz, 1822)Info
Doru linearis (Eschscholtz, 1822)Info
Doru taeniata (Dohrn, 1862)Info
Doru taeniatum (Dohrn, 1862)Lined EarwigInfo
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Euborellia ambigua (Borelli, 1905)Info
Euborellia annulipes (Lucas, 1847)Ringlegged earwigInfo
Euborellia caraibea (Hebard, 1921)Info
Euborellia cincticollis (Gerstaecker, 1883)African EarwigInfo
Euborellia femoralis (Dohrn, 1863)Info
Euborellia plebeja -> Euborellia femoralisInfo
Euborellia stali (Dohrn, 1864)Info
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Forficula auricularia (Carolus Linnaeus/linaeus, 1758)European EarwigSite
Forficula metrica -> Skalistes lugubrisInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Geroncolabis commixta (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Geroncolabis commixtum (Scudder, 1890)Info
Geroncolabis tertiaria (S. H. Scudder, 1876)Info
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Haplodiplatys crightoni (A. J. Ross, 2013)Info
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Idolopsalis azteca (Dohrn, 1862)Info
Species with KBack  Next  Top
Kleter aterrimus (Bormans, 1883)Info
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Labia minor -> Paralabella rehniSmall earwigInfo
Labidura japonica (De Haan, 1842)Info
Labidura riparia -> Labidura japonicaRiparian earwigInfo
Labiduromma avia (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Labiduromma bormansi (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Labiduromma commixtum -> Geroncolabis commixtumInfo
Labiduromma exsulatum -> Spiladopygia exsulataInfo
Labiduromma guerneyi -> Petrolabis guerneyiInfo
Labiduromma scudderi -> Rupiforficula scudderiInfo
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Marava arachidis -> Marava grandisChief EarwigInfo
Marava grandis (Dubrony, 1879)Info
Marava pulchella (Serville, 1839)Info
Marava unidentata (Beauvois, 1805)Info
Mixocosmia cavernicola (Brindle, 1979)Info
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paleocarcinophora lithophila (S. H. Scudder, 1876)Info
Paracosmia impennis (De Bormans, 1893)Info
Paralabella curvicauda (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Paralabella rehni (Hebard, 1917)Info
Proreus simulans (Stal, 1860)Info
Pyragropsis buscki (Caudell, 1907)Info
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Rupiforficula inferna (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Rupiforficula labens (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Rupiforficula scudderi (F. M. Brown, 1984)Info
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Setocordax gurneyi (Brindle, 1970)Info
Skalistes lugubris (Dohrn, 1862)Info
Sparatta flavipennula (Rehn, 1903)Info
Spiladopygia exsulata (S. H. Scudder, 1885)Info
Spiladopygia mortalis (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Spirolabia pilicornis (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Spongovostox schwarzi (Caudell, 1907)Info
Strongylolabis berlandi (Hebard, 1921)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Vostox apicedentata (Caudell, 1904)Info
Vostox apicedentatus (Caudell, 1904)Toothed EarwigInfo
Vostox brunneipennis (Serville, 1839)Brown-winged EarwigInfo
Vostox excavatus (Nutting & Gurney, 1961)Info
63 Species in Dermaptera for North America 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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