Subject: 2 bugs to identify
Location: Petaluma, CA
February 7, 2017 11:38 am
These are 2 bugs that I saw in my garden March 2016. Please identify them for me. Thank you so much!!
Signature: Sharon Risedorph

Molting Snakefly

Dear Sharon,
This is an Earwig, and it appears to be injured.

Thank you so much Daniel!!!
All the best,

Eric Eaton provides a Correction
Hi, Daniel:
Female snakefly trying to shake off the pupa molt.

WOW!!  Thank you!

Location: Petaluma, California

3 Responses to Molting Snakefly

  1. Cesar Crash says:

    Isn’t it an exuvia? Wing venation doesn’t seem to match that of Dermaptera to me.

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