Forficula nigerrima Brindle, 1966b: 148,

Miles, Claire, 2015, The Earwig Collection (Dermaptera) of the Manchester Museum, UK, with a complete type catalogue, European Journal of Taxonomy 141, pp. 1-138: 83

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2015.141

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:2838F4A0-3FF9-4985-ACED-84CCBF9C59A3

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.3847392

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03EC87BC-FF91-D773-FF14-FE04FB07FC6F

treatment provided by

Carolina

scientific name

Forficula nigerrima Brindle, 1966b: 148
status

 

Forficula nigerrima Brindle, 1966b: 148  , figs 1–3.

Type material

1 ♂, paratype, F3233.1724, dried, mounted on card.

Locality label

Nyasaland / Mt Mlange / 8.8.1956 / AWR McCrae. // Ridge 7500’ / ½ m ESE of / Little Rus Camp / Little Rus Plat. // Under stones / on peaty / grass mat.

Taxonomy

Forficulidae  , Forficulinae  , Afroforficula nigerrima (Brindle, 1966)  .

Remarks

1. Transferred by Steinmann (1993: 544).

2. Index card entry: Africa, Malawi.

3. Mt Mlange (locality label) is a variant spelling of Mt. Mlanje or Mt. Mulanje, Malawi.