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Distribution path and Subregions of USA (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - America - North America - USA
Subregions: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado (Teller County), 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 USA
Class
USA
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 981 families, 17338 genera, 111144 species
Tree
Subclass
USA
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 970 families, 17200 genera, 110951 species
Tree
Infraclass
USA
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 890 families, 16857 genera, 109345 species
Tree
Superorder
USA
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 140 families, 838 genera, 3589 species
Tree
Order
USA
Dermaptera (De Geer, 1773) (Earwigs) - Systematics
 8 families, 23 genera, 49 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
USA
    Neodermaptera (Engel, 2003)
     8 families, 23 genera, 49 species

Family overview for Dermaptera (Earwigs) in USA
Anisolabididae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 8 Species
Carcinophoridae (Hincks, 1954) - 7 Species
Chelisochidae (Burr, 1907) - 2 SpeciesBlack earwigs
Forficulidae (Stephens, 1829) - 11 Species
Labiduridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 8 SpeciesStriped earwigs
Labiidae (Burr, 1909) - 4 SpeciesLittle earwigs
Pygidicranidae (Verhoeff, 1902) -> Pygidicraninae - 1 Species
Spongiphoridae (Verhoeff, 1902) - 8 SpeciesLittle Earwigs
8 Families with 49 Species in USA


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Species overview - Checklist for Dermaptera in USA
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
Doru aculeatum (Scudder, 1876)Spine-tailed earwigInfo
Doru davisi -> Doru aculeatumInfo
Doru gracilis (Burmeister, 1838)Info
Doru lineare (Eschscholtz, 1822)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
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Forficula auricularia (Carolus Linnaeus/linaeus, 1758)European EarwigSite
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 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
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Paleocarcinophora lithophila (S. H. Scudder, 1876)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
Spiladopygia exsulata (S. H. Scudder, 1885)Info
Spiladopygia mortalis (S. H. Scudder, 1890)Info
Spirolabia pilicornis (Motschulsky, 1863)Info
Strongylolabis berlandi (Hebard, 1921)Info
Species with VBack  Top
Vostox apicedentatus (Caudell, 1904)Toothed EarwigInfo
Vostox brunneipennis (Serville, 1839)Brown-winged EarwigInfo
Vostox excavatus (Nutting & Gurney, 1961)Info
49 Species in Dermaptera for USA 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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