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Unknown insect - Massachusetts, USA

Observed: 23rd February 2012 By: lilac8584
2-23-2012 8-00-40 AM
Description:

These insects are all over the outside of my home and occasionally get inside. We are unsure of what they are - we assumed earwigs, but their 'tails' are not ridgid in appearance. In addition, all of the earwigs I have seen do not have wings.
black
6 legs
wings
long antenna
tails/pinchers

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

John Bratton's picture

They have hatched from

They have hatched from aquatic larvae. I guess you have a river nearby. They are completely harmless.