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Forficulidae (common earwig)

Insecta - Dermaptera - Forficulidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1810Forficulidae Latreille p. 25
1890Forficulariae Scudder p. 202
1989Forficulidae Zhang p. 417
1992Forficulidae Carpenter p. 153
2003Forficulidae Engel p. 116
2005Forficulidae Wappler et al. p. 229
2007Forficulidae Engel and Haas p. 5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
RankNameAuthor
subclassPterygota()
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
PolyneopteraMartynov 1938
HaplocercataTerry and Whiting 2005
orderDermaptera
suborderNeodermaptera
infraorderEpidermaptera
Eteodermaptera
EudermapteraVerhoeff 1902
superfamilyForficuloideaLatreille 1810
familyForficulidaeLatreille 1810
familyForficulidaeLatreille 1810

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

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