Lesser Earwig Labia minor    
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Arthropoda   >   Class Insecta   >   Order Dermaptera   >   Family Spongiphoridae   >   Genus Labia   

Description:

Note the bicolored antennae, plain legs, and very short forceps.

There are 6 records in the project database.

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A Lesser Earwig spreads its tiny wings to fly in Pasadena, Maryland (7/27/2013). Photo by Bill Hubick. (MBP list)

A male Lesser Earwig in Caroline Co., Maryland (7/17/2023). Photo by Dave Webb. (MBP list)

A male Lesser Earwig in Queen Anne's Co., Maryland (10/2/2023). Photo by Dave Webb. (MBP list)

A Lesser Earwig in Harford Co., Maryland (4/5/2023). Verified by Brandon Woo/BugGuide. Photo by Dave Webb. (MBP list)


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