Forficulidae

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Forficulidae
Forficula auricularia.jpg
Forficula auricularia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Dermaptera
Suborder: Forficulina
Family: Forficulidae
Stephens, 1829
Genera [1]

Subfamily Allodahliinae

Eulithinus

Subfamily Anechurinae

Anechura

Subfamily Chelidurinae

Chelidura
Mesochelidura
Pseudochelidura

Subfamily Forficulinae

Apterygida
Forficula

Incertae sedis

Allodahlia
Anechura
Apanechura
Chelidura
Chelidureli
Chelidurella
Doru
Eparchus
Eulithinus
Guanchia
Mesochelidura
Oreasiobia
Perirrhytus
Pseudochelidura
Timomenus

Forficulidae is a family of earwigs, in the suborder Forficulina in the order Dermaptera.

Species in this include Forficula auricularia (the European earwig or common earwig) and Apterygida media (the short-winged earwig or hop-garden earwig).

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