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Genus Labia

Lesser Earwig? - Labia minor - male Labia minor (Linnaeus) - Labia minor - female Labia minor Earwig - Labia minor - female Earwig - Labia minor - male Oregon Spongiphoridae? - Labia minor - male 9051280 earwig - Labia minor - male Unknown earwig - Labia minor - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Dermaptera (Earwigs)
Family Spongiphoridae (Little Earwigs)
Genus Labia
Explanation of Names
Labia Leach 1815
A single cosmopolitan species in our area, 6 spp total(1); other spp. listed as Labia for NA(2)(3) are now considered members of Paralabella (Haas 2009)