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Photo#502156
Little Earwig - Labia minor - male

Little Earwig - Labia minor - Male
Orcutt, Santa Barbara County, California, USA
March 31, 2011
Size: ~6mm
Found flying around porch light in residential area.

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Little Earwig - Labia minor - male Little Earwig - Labia minor - male

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Thanks for the ID!
I was thinking Labia minor, but he doesn't seem to have the projection between the cerci that all the others have. Is that something that isn't present/readily visible in all individuals?

 
Everything else matches...
especially the hairiness that can be seen best on the antennae and the underside. The shape of the pygidium is diagnostic, but it isn't always visible.

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