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Upcoming Events

Discussion of 2018 gathering

Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington


Genus Vostox

Earwig - Vostox brunneipennis - female black light  - Vostox apicedentatus - male Earwig (Vostox apicedentatus) with Pseudoscorpion - Vostox apicedentatus - male Earwig ID? - Vostox apicedentatus Earwig - Vostox brunneipennis - male Brown Bug Nymph? - Vostox - female Earwig - Vostox - female Vostox - male
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
3 spp. in our area(1), 24 total(2)
in our area, e. US and so. border states(1)