Strongylopsalis bidentata Brindle, 1971b: 565,

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: 30

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Strongylopsalis bidentata Brindle, 1971b: 565


Strongylopsalis bidentata Brindle, 1971b: 565  , figs 90–92.

Type material

1 ♂, paratype, F3233.1616, forceps  broken at tips; 1 ♀, paratype, F3233.1617; dried, mounted on card.

Locality labels

F3233.1616–1617: Colombia: D. E. Bogotá / El. 8,600 feet / 13-X-1964 / Susan Bates.


Spongiphoridae  , Strongylopsalinae  , Strongylopsalis bidentata Brindle, 1971  .


The original description gives the date as 23 Oct. 1964. Both labels are clearly amended to ‘13’ over typed figures.