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Forficula auricularia Linnaeus, 1758

Forficula auricularia Linnaeus, 1758

Distribution

Distribution Europe and worldwide
Region Status
Vatican City-no data-
Liechtenstein-no data-
Aland Islands-no data-
Belarus-no data-
Bosnia-Herzegovina-no data-
Denmark-no data-
Faeroe Islands-no data-
Gibraltar-no data-
Great Britain-no data-
Greece-no data-
Guernsey-no data-
Isle of Man-no data-
Italy-no data-
Jersey-no data-
France-no data-
Macedonia-no data-
Svalbard & Jan Mayen Islands-no data-
Moldova-no data-
Monaco-no data-
Montenegro-no data-
Netherlands-no data-
Norway-no data-
Portugal-no data-
Malta-no data-
Russian Federation-no data-
San Marino-no data-
Serbia-no data-
Spain-no data-
Dodekánisos (Dodecanese Is.) absent
Franz Josef Landabsent
North European Russiaabsent
Kikládes (Cyclades Is.)absent
South European Russiaabsent
Northwest European Russiaabsent
Novaya Zemlyaabsent
Svalbard & Jan Mayenabsent
Icelanddoubtfully present
Slovakiapresent
Yugoslaviapresent
Vóreion Aiyáion (North Aegean Is.)present
Ukrainepresent
The Netherlandspresent
Switzerlandpresent
Swedenpresent
Spanish mainlandpresent
Sloveniapresent
Afro-tropical regionpresent
Albaniapresent
Channel Is.present
European Turkeypresent
Estoniapresent
East Palaearcticpresent
Danish mainlandpresent
Czech Republicpresent
Cypruspresent
Croatiapresent
Corsicapresent
Canary Is.present
Finlandpresent
Bulgariapresent
Britain I.present
Bosnia and Herzegovinapresent
Belgiumpresent
Balearic Is.present
Azores Is.present
Austriapresent
Australian regionpresent
Andorrapresent
Faroe Is.present
French mainlandpresent
Sardiniapresent
Near Eastpresent
Romaniapresent
Portuguese mainlandpresent
Polandpresent
Oriental regionpresent
Norwegian mainlandpresent
Northern Irelandpresent
North Africapresent
Neotropical regionpresent
Nearctic regionpresent
Madeira Is.present
Germanypresent
Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic ofpresent
Luxembourgpresent
Lithuaniapresent
Latviapresent
Kriti (Crete)present
Italian mainlandpresent
Irelandpresent
Hungarypresent
Greek mainlandpresent
Sicilypresent

Common Name

Albanian: gërshërëza e veshit, kabishti i veshit, lugveshëza, veshëza; Danish: Almindelig ørentvist; Dutch, Middle (ca.1050-1350): Gewone oorworm; English (North America): Common Earwig; German: Gemeiner Ohrwurm; Greek, Modern (1453-): Ψαλίδα; Lithuanian: paprastoji auslinda; Russian: щипалка; Slovenian: navadna strigalica; Swedish: vanlig tvestjärt; Turkish: Kulağakaçan; Ukrainian: Вуховертка звичайна

Synonymy

Forficula auricularia Linnaeus, 1758
    • =Forficula major de Geer, 1773
    • =Forficula dentata Fabricius, 1775
    • =Forficula parallela Fabricius, 1775
    • =Forficula bipunctata Petanga, 1789
    • =Forficula media Marsham, 1802
    • =Forficula neglecta Marsham, 1802
    • =Forficula infumata Megerla, 1825
    • =Forficula borealis Leach, 1835
    • =Forficula forcipata Stephens, 1835
    • =Forficula caucasica Kolenati, 1846

    Experts

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