[Japanese name = Minami-Kugi-Nuki-Hasami-Mushi]
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Family Forficulidae [Japanese family name = Kugi-Nuki-Hasami-Mushi Ka]
Japan: Southern Kyushu, Yaku-shima island, Tokara-Kuchinoshima island, Tokara-Takara island, Amami-Oshima island, Okinawa-jima island
Mountainous area ?
Seasonal Life History
Comments by Kohno
This species can be collected by beating herbs and/or shrubs in mountainous areas.
- Entomological Laboratory, Fuculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University and Japan Wildlife Research Center, 1989. A check list of Japanese insects, I. (Y. Hirashima ed.) Entomological Laboratory, Fuculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University, Fukuoka and Japan Wildlife Research Center, Tokyo, 540 pp.
- Nishikawa, M., 1970. On the genus Forficula of Japan including the Ryukyus. Kontyu 38: 75-83.
last updated on January, 2001