Controlling Earwigs

SKU A3640

Author(s) P. J. Pellitteri.

Earwigs have large, pincers-like protrusions at the rear of the body, which give them an evil appearance, but they don't harm people directly. Still, they can cause people problems by feeding on flowers and vegetables outdoors, by crawling into the home and congregating under well caps. Learn to identify and control these pests with this handy fact sheet (2 pages; Revised 2001).