Forficula auricularia


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Noun1.Forficula auricularia - sometimes destructive to cultivated bulbsForficula auricularia - sometimes destructive to cultivated bulbs
earwig - any of numerous insects of the order Dermaptera having elongate bodies and slender many-jointed antennae and a pair of large pincers at the rear of the abdomen
Forficula, genus Forficula - type genus of Forficulidae
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Each of the smaller arthropods like flies Diptera, hymenopterans Hymenoptera, earwigs Forficula auricularia and earthworms Lumbricidae made up less than 1% and comprise together 5.
Susceptibility of the European earwig, Forficula auricularia, to insecticide residues on apple leaves.
Stapf grassland 1 Mar 2011 and an European Earwig Forficula auricularia L.
Female choice and manipulations of forceps size and symmetry in the earwig Forficula auricularia L.
26), Armadillidium nasatum (25), Oxychillus cellarium (22), Haplotrema vancouverense (20), Forficula auricularia (18), Oxychillus draparnaudi (17), Dolichoderus taschenbegi (15), Componotus pennsylvanicus (14), Ischyropalpus fuscus (14), Hippasa partita (12) and Microtermes obesi (12) were the most prominent species from the entire collection among low input and high input fields.
A New Interpretation of the Sex Oetermining Mechanism of the European Earwig, Forficula auricularia.
Etimologia: Del vago parecido del alargado cuerpo de las hembras con el de algunos dermapteros, como Forficula auricularia, al estar armado con largas espinas caudales (aun teniendo una excedentaria central).
Die Variabilitat der abdominalen Korperanhange von Forficula auricularia L.
The European earwig Forficula auricularia is a minor component of the European soil fauna that exhibits a marked degree of population differentiation in life-history characters, particularly in reproductive strategies.
Species of Coleoptera (families Anthicidae Geotrupidae and Scarabaeidae) species of Dermaptera Forficula auricularia Linnaeus and Labidura riparia Pallas species of Hymenoptera belonging to family Formicidae (Aenictus aratus and Formica exsectoides) species of Diptera belonging to family Calliphoridae (Calliphora vicina Linnaeus) and Muscidae (Antherigona soccata Rondani Musca domestica Linnaeus and Chrysomyza demantata Fabricius) and all the species of Dictyoptera play a vital role as scavengers in thorn forest community.
Forficula auricularia was recorded a number of times in North America along the 19th century before becoming established on the continent (Vickery & Kevan 1983; Guillet et al.