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Euborellia annulipes - female

Euborellia annulipes - Female
Encino, Los Angeles County, California, USA
September 5, 2005
Size: 1/2 inch
On the patio in my backyard, under a flower pot.

I would concur.
A half inch is being pretty generous, at least in my experience. Maybe I have only found males:-) Wingless, adult, outside the range of the maritime earwig, I don't think there are any alternatives but the ring-legged earwig. Wonderful image, by the way!

Her eggs?
If this is a female, I'll bet she was guarding her eggs. Female earwigs stay with their offspring for a time -- one of those few instances of parental care among insects.

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