Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Dermaptera > Family: Forficulidae > Genus: Chelidura > Species: Chelidura aptera

Chelidura aptera (Megerle, 1825)

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Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Pseudochelidura paupercula Harz & Kaltenbach, 1976
Forficula simplex Lafresnaye, 1828
Forficula alpina Borelli, 1832
Forficula montana Gene, 1832
Forficula paupercula Gene, 1832

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