Insect Identification
Insect Identification

North American Earwigs

Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 12/16/2015

There are few who can actually appreciate the contributions of the fearsome-looking Earwig.





There are a total of (3) North American Earwigs in the Insect Identification database. Entries are listed below in alphabetical order.



Thumbnail picture of the European Earwig
European Earwig
Contrary to popular belief, earwigs do not typically crawl into human ears to make nests or lay eggs... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Maritime Earwig
Maritime Earwig
The habitat of the Maritime Earwig is uncommon for most insects. The close proximity to bays and th... [Read More]
Thumbnail picture of the Ring-Legged Earwig
Ring-Legged Earwig
The Ring-Legged Earwig is a commonly seen insect throughout North America and gets it creepy name fr... [Read More]