Definition of Forficula. Meaning of Forficula. Synonyms of Forficula

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Definition of Forficula

Forficula
Forficula For*fic"u*la, n. [L., small shears, scissors, dim. of forfex shears.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of insects including the earwigs. See Earwig, 1.

Meaning of Forficula from wikipedia

- Forficula auricularia, the common earwig or European earwig, is an omnivorous insect in the family Forficulidae. The European earwig survives in a variety...
- below: Forficula abrutiana Forficula aetolica Forficula auricularia Forficula apennina Forficula davidi Forficula decipiens Forficula greeni Forficula harberei...
- various crops is commonly blamed on earwigs, especially the common earwig Forficula auricularia. Earwigs have five molts in the year before they become adults...
- Forficula paleocaenica, is a fossil species of earwigs, of the family Forficulidae. It was found in Denmark, dating to the Eocene....
- Forficula lesnei, or Lesne's earwig, is a species of earwig from Europe, particularly Britain. Compared to the common earwig, Lesne's earwig is shorter...
- Forficula smyrnensis is a species of earwig in the family Forficulidae. It is mostly found in the Palaearctic ecozone. "Forficula smyrnensis". Retrieved...
- Forficula vicaria is a species of earwigs. Earwig...
- Forficula decipiens is a species of earwig. Forficula decipiens can reach a length (forceps included) of 15–19 millimetres (0.59–0.75 in) in both ****es...
- Forficula riffensis is a species of earwig. "Forficula riffensis". Retrieved 2009-03-29....
- Forficula laeviforceps is a species of earwig. "Forficula laeviforceps". Retrieved 2009-03-29....
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