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Earwig - Wikipedia

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Earwigs make up the insect order Dermaptera and are found throughout the Americas, Africa, Eurasia, Australia and New Zealand. With about 2,000 species in ...

Earwig Facts & Control: How to Get Rid of and Kill Earwigs - Orkin

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There is a superstition that earwigs burrow into the ears of people while they sleep. This is a myth and without any scientific basis. Earwigs frighten many people ...

Earwigs Management Guidelines--UC IPM

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Earwigs are among the most readily recognized insect pests in home gardens. Although earwigs can devastate seedling vegetables or annual flowers and often  ...

Do Earwigs Really Lay Eggs in Your Ears? - Today I Found Out

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Oct 17, 2013 ... Let me just say I hate earwigs. Small, slimy-looking, fast moving, and always popping out of some dark place when I least expect it- no insect ...

European earwigs in homes and gardens : Insects : University of ...

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Earwigs are about 5/8 inch long, with a flat, reddish brown body and very short wings. They have medium length antennae and chewing mouthparts. They are ...

European Earwigs - Department of Entomology - Penn State University

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The name earwig, which literally means “ear creature,” originated from the widespread superstition that these insects crawl into the ears of sleeping people.

Earwig - Facts About Earwigs - Types of Earwigs - PestWorldforKids ...

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Learn all about earwigs, facts about earwigs and different types of earwigs. There are 22 types of earwigs in the United States and there are over a 1000 different ...

Order Dermaptera - Earwigs - BugGuide.Net

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Mar 14, 2004 ... Earwigs have slender flattened body, bead-like antennae, and are easily recognized by the pair of large pincers (cerci) at the tip of the ...

Earwigs | Iowa Insect Information Notes - Iowa State University

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Earwigs are a fairly well-known insect, from folk lore if not from actual experience. The earwig is the insect reputed in superstition to purposefully crawl into the ...

How to Control Earwigs - Rodale's Organic Life

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Jul 7, 2015 ... Nocturnal and somewhat creepy, earwigs have a bad reputation. But they clearly walk the line between beneficial insect and garden pest.

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Do earwigs bite people? What do their bites look like? - Orkin

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Earwigs are one of the most misunderstood insects. Many fear that they bite people. Some even look at mosquito bites and think that they are earwig bites.

Are earwigs dangerous or poisonous to humans? - Orkin

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Because of their intimidating pincers, or forceps, protruding from the abdomen, earwigs might appear to be a dangerous bug. This is a misconception. Earwigs ...

Get Rid Of Earwigs - Do It Yourself Pest Control

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How To Get Rid OF Earwigs, Kill and Prevent Earwigs and Earwig Control.