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Genus Vostox

Earwig - Vostox brunneipennis - female Vostox brunneipennis (Serville) - Vostox brunneipennis - female Earwig at black light - Vostox apicedentatus black light  - Vostox apicedentatus - male Earwig ID? - Vostox apicedentatus Yellow-spotted earwig - Vostox brunneipennis Brown Bug Nymph? - Vostox - female Vostox apicedentatus? - Vostox apicedentatus - male
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Dermaptera (Earwigs)
Family Spongiphoridae (Little Earwigs)
Genus Vostox
Explanation of Names
Vostox Burr 1911
Numbers
3 spp. in our area(1), 24 total(2)
Range
in our area, e. US and so. border states(1)