Another update to the gallery, this time the complete set of the European earwig photos from 2012. This little guy was first blogged about at Entomology Notes 1: How to pin a baby earwig.
Category Archives: Dermaptera
Earwig is to ant as earwicga is to ǣmete (‘emmet’)…. Rooted in Anglo-Saxon, the origins of earwig from the online edition of the Oxford English Dictionary: Old English ēarwicga, from ēare ‘ear’ + wicga ‘earwig’ (probably related to wiggle); the insect […]