Larex surinamensis Brindle, 1968g: 34,

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: 109

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Larex surinamensis Brindle, 1968g: 34


Larex surinamensis Brindle, 1968g: 34  , figs 28–29.

Type material

1 ♂, paratype, F3233.1554, dried, mounted on card.

Locality label

Mus. Leiden / D. C. Geÿskes. / Waremapau / 1-VIII-1939.


Spongiphoridae  , Spongiphorinae  , Marava surinamensis (Brindle, 1968)  .


1. Transferred by Brindle (1971b: 562).

2. Index card entry: Surinam.

3. The locality is given as Waremapan in the original description, not Waremapau (locality label). (Waremapan Kreek, Sipaliwini, is in the southeastern corner of Suriname.)