Cranopygia vittipennis Hincks, 1955c: 820,

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: 120-121

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Cranopygia vittipennis Hincks, 1955c: 820


Cranopygia vittipennis Hincks, 1955c: 820  , figs 13–14.

Type material

1 ♂, paratype, F3233.1317, dried, mounted on card.

Locality label

S. India: S. Coorg / Ammatti 3100 ft. / 3.XI.52 under bark / P.S. Nathan.


Pygidicranidae  , Pygidicraninae  , Acrania vittipennis (Hincks, 1955)  .


Cranopygia vittipennis Hincks  was transferred to Epicranopygia  by Steinmann (1986b: 271). The species was transferred to Acrania Burr  by Engel & Haas (2007: 19).