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Distribution path and Subregions of Sri Lanka (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Asia - South Asia - Sri Lanka
Taxonomy for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in Sri Lanka
Class
Sri Lanka
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 447 families, 4053 genera, 9706 species
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Subclass
Sri Lanka
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 444 families, 4049 genera, 9701 species
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Infraclass
Sri Lanka
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 426 families, 3970 genera, 9549 species
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Superorder
Sri Lanka
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 48 families, 278 genera, 479 species
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Order
Sri Lanka
Dermaptera (De Geer, 1773) (Earwigs) - Systematics
 10 families, 23 genera, 37 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
Sri Lanka
    Neodermaptera (Engel, 2003)
     10 families, 23 genera, 37 species

Family overview for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in Sri Lanka
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 4 Species
Apachyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 1 Species
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 3 Species
Chelisochidae (Burr, 1907) - 1 SpeciesBlack earwigs
Diplatyidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 5 Species
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 3 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 3 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 5 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 5 Species
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 7 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
10 Families with 37 Species in Sri Lanka


Species overview - Checklist for Dermaptera in Sri Lanka
Anisolabis greeni (Burr, 1899)Info
Antisolabis kelangi (Brindle, 1969)Info
Chaetospania anderssoni (Brindle, 1971)Info
Chaetospania foliata (Burr, 1911)Info
Chaetospania thoracica (Dohrn, 1867)Info
Chelisoches morio (Fabricius, 1775)Black earwigInfo
Cordax ceylonicus (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Cranopygia nietneri (Dohrn, 1862)Info
Cranopygia parva (Brindle, 1975)Info
Cranopygia pluto (Hebard, 1923)Info
Dendroiketes corticinus (Burr, 1908)Info
Diplatys fletcheri (Burr, 1910)Info
Diplatys greeni -> Schizodiplatys malayanusInfo
Diplatys incisus (Brindle, 1975)Info
Diplatys propinquus (Hincks, 1955)Info
Echinosoma parvulum (Dohrn, 1862)Info
Echinosoma trilineatum (Borelli, 1921)Info
Epilandex burri (Borelli, 1921)Info
Euborellia annulipes (Lucas, 1847)Ringlegged earwigInfo
Euborellia stali (Dohrn, 1864)Info
Geracodes brincki -> Antisolabis kelangiInfo
Gonolabis electa (Burr, 1910)Info
Hypurgus humeralis (Kirby, 1891)Info
Irdex ceylonensis (Srivastava, 1983)Info
Labia curvicauda -> Paralabella curvicaudaInfo
Labia minor -> Paralabella rehniSmall earwigInfo
Labidura japonica (De Haan, 1842)Info
Labidura riparia -> Labidura japonicaRiparian earwigInfo
Nala lividipes (Dufour, 1820)Black Field EarwigInfo
Obelura dohertyi (Warren, 1897)Info
Paralabella curvicauda (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Paralabella rehni (Hebard, 1917)Info
Schizodiplatys malayanus (Hincks, 1957)Info
Spirolabia pilicornis (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Spongovostox mucronatus (Stal, 1860)Info
Spongovostox semiflavus (De Bormans, 1894)Info
Spongovostox tripunctatus (Borelli, 1907)Info
37 Species in Dermaptera for Sri Lanka 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

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