E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Anisolabis maritima Bonelli, 1832
Maritime Earwig; Seashore Earwig; Seaside Earwig
Family: Carcinophoridae
Photo of species

© Susannah Anderson  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #11386)

E-Fauna BC Static Map
Distribution of Anisolabis maritima in British Columbia
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The Giant Intertidal Earwig is a cosmopolitan species that is found on shoreline around the world's oceans.

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
BC Ministry of Environment: BC Species and Ecosystems Explorer--the authoritative source for conservation information in British Columbia.

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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2024-06-15 12:50:35 PM]
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