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European earwig - Forficula auricularia - male

European earwig - Forficula auricularia - Male
Santa Cruz area, Santa Cruz County, California, USA
March 6, 2010
This is a second earwig that ran across the path less than a minute after the one this Ohlone tiger beetle grabbed:

The second earwig was lucky because the tiger beetle was still busy with the first earwig. Took this photo for id purposes....

Moved

 
If it helps any...
it's a late-instar male nymph

 
added this info to record
thanks Chuck!

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