Dealing With Earwigs | Earwig Pictures | Doctor Pest

by Editor | Last Updated: September 30, 2020

What do Earwigs look like? (12 Pictures of Earwigs!)

Want to know what earwigs look like up close?

Well, you’re in the right place!

In this DrPest guide, we showcase 12 different close-up pictures and videos of earwigs.

From wall climbing to comparisons, this guide should help you identify if you have a earwig problem or not.

If you find that you do have a earwig problem, we recommend checking out our complete guide to get rid of Earwigs.

Ready to get into the pictures?

Let’s go!

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Are you ready to dig in? Let’s have a look at what earwigs look like!

1. For picture #1 we have a simple picture showing an earwig up close. You can see its raised pincers at the back end of its body.

2. This image shows the full body structure of an earwig from its side. You can see the long antennae, head with mandible, thorax, and abdomen accompanied by six legs.

3. This is a closeup image of an earwig on a leaf.

4. Here you can see a black earwig.

5. The next image again shows the full body structure of an earwig.

6. The next image shows an earwig on a smooth surface.

7. Here we have a nice comparison of the size of a flea.

8. Here’s a picture of an earwig on an orange flower.

9. In this image, the full length of an earwig is shown to be 5/8th of an inch.

10. This is an image of an earwig from above.

11. This image shows the shape of an earwig when looking at it from behind.

12. This last image shows how long an earwig’s antennae are when compared to the rest of its body.

Closing Thoughts

That’s it folks. 12 pictures of earwigs. At this point, you should have a good idea of what earwigs look like and how to spot them crawling around your home (and on your pet).

If after going through these images and you think you might have an infestation, we highly getting started with removing them! Earwig removal can be tedious but they are very beatable!