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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 Anisolabis

Earwig - Anisolabis - male earwig - Anisolabis maritima Beetle larva - Anisolabis maritima - female Maritime Earwig - Anisolabis maritima - male Maritime Earwig (Anisolabis maritima) - Anisolabis maritima Maritime Earwig - Anisolabis maritima Anisolabis maritina - Anisolabis maritima Anisolabis maritima - male
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Dermaptera (Earwigs)
Family Anisolabididae
Genus Anisolabis
Explanation of Names
Anisolabis (Fieber 1853)
'unequal forceps'
A single species in our area(1), almost 100 spp. total(2)
Worldwide; widespread on sea coasts(3)(4)