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is this an earwig larva? - Dendroides canadensis

is this an earwig larva? - Dendroides canadensis
beverly, essex County, Massachusetts, USA
is this an earwig larva?


Dendroides canadensis (Latreille)
It is the larva of Dendroides canadensis (Latreille).

In case you still wonder
In case you still wonder, earwigs do not go through a larval stage. Nymphs that look much like adults hatch directly out of eggs. Apparently the mother earwig stays with the eggs and young nymphs. I'm posting a photo showing mama and babies.

Fire-colored Beetle larva
See other images in Guide.

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