When earwig mothers do not care to share: Parent–offspring competition and the evolution of family life. Jos Kramer, Maximilian Körner, Janina M. C. Diehl, Christine Scheiner, Aytül Yüksel‐Dadak, Teresa Christl, Philip Kohlmeier, Joël Meunier. Functional Ecology, June 2017, DOI 10.1111/1365-2435.12915.
Surrounding pathogens shape maternal egg care but not egg production in the European earwig. Diehl JMC, Meunier J.Behavioral Ecology, Volume 29, Issue 1, 13 January 2018, Pages 128–136, https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arx140.
Growing up with feces: benefits of allo-coprophagy in families of the European earwig. Körner M, Diehl JMC, Meunier J. Behavioral Ecology, Volume 27, Issue 6, 1 November 2016, Pages 1775–1781, https://doi.org/10.1093/beheco/arw113
Feces production as a form of social immunity in an insect with facultative maternal care.Diehl JM, Körner M, Pietsch M, Meunier J. BMC Evol Biol. 2015 Mar 12;15:40. doi: 10.1186/s12862-015-0330-4.