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Nymph of Apterygida media Dutch name: Parkoorworm Apterygida,Apterygida media,Austria,Dermaptera,Earwig,Forficulidae,Geotagged,Hop-garden earwig,Parkoorworm,Short-winged earwig Click/tap to enlarge Species introCountry intro

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  1. Hi Joost, I've changed the ID :o)
    A common mistake: Nymphs of winged species do not have developed wings yet and thus are often mistaken for adults of wingless species. The nymphs of Apterygida media are recognizable by the long hairs on the calipers and abdomen - nicely shown in your image!
    Posted 3 years ago

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''Apterygida media'' is a species of European earwig, known as the short-winged earwig or hop-garden earwig.

Similar species: Earwigs
Species identified by Pudding4brains
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By Joost Thissen

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Uploaded Jul 28, 2012. Captured Jul 5, 2012 09:14 in Höhenstraße 50a, 6020 Innsbruck, Austria.
  • SLT-A55V
  • f/11.0
  • 1/160s
  • ISO100
  • 90mm