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Taxonomy for Dermaptera (Earwigs)
Class
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 2680 families, 140885 genera, 1879502 species
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Subclass
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 2543 families, 136697 genera, 1874857 species
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Infraclass
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 2226 families, 134478 genera, 1856979 species
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Superorder
Polyneoptera (Martynov, 1923)
 373 families, 9843 genera, 86177 species
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Order
Dermaptera (De Geer, 1773) (Earwigs) - Systematics
 19 families, 267 genera, 2368 species
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Families19
Genera267
Species2.368
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    Archidermaptera (Bey-bienko, 1936)
     3 families, 13 genera, 24 species
Suborder    Catadermaptera (Steinmann, 1986) -> Neodermaptera
     0 species
Suborder    Eodermaptera (Engel, 2003)
     3 families, 1 genus, 2 species
Suborder    Eudermaptera (Verhoeff, 1902)
     0 species
Suborder    Neodermaptera (Engel, 2003)
     13 families, 251 genera, 2340 species
Genus    Baseopsis (Heer, 1865) - 2 species

Last pictures of Dermaptera (Earwigs)
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Apterygida media - Larvae
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Suche: Short-winged earwig - Apterygida media - Larvae
Short-winged earwig - Apterygida media - Larvae
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Suche: Common earwig - Last nymphal phase
Common earwig - Last nymphal phase
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Suche: Forficula auricularia - Last nymphal phase
Forficula auricularia - Last nymphal phase
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Dermaptera
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Suche: Earwig - Forficula auricularia
Earwig - Forficula auricularia
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Suche: Forficula auricularia
Forficula auricularia
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Suche: Anechura bipunctata
Anechura bipunctata
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Suche: Earwig - Dermaptera - Corsica
Earwig - Dermaptera - Corsica
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Suche: Earwigs on apple
Earwigs on apple
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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

Keywords
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