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Earwig - Forficula auricularia - female

Earwig - Forficula auricularia - Female
Near Six Forks Rd. & Lynn, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, USA
June 11, 2005

European earwig.
Very nice image of a female European earwig, Forficula auricularia. Males have larger, bowed forceps at the tip of the abdomen.

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