HELP------ Do Earwigs have wings?

G.Craig Slawson craig at
Sat Apr 27 12:33:35 EST 1996

GrreyWolff (GrreyWolff at wrote:
: I say that earwigs have wings and can use them to fly

Yes they do have wings (although not in all species). The venation of the hind
wings is very complex, allowing them to fold under the tiny front wing-cases.

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