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Genus Oodes

oval ground beetle - Oodes BG3078 E8987h - Oodes Oodes amaroides Dejean - Oodes amaroides Carabid - Oodes fluvialis Black, somewhat flat ground beetle - Oodes amaroides Coleoptera - Oodes Carabid - Oodes amaroides Carabid - Oodes amaroides
Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga (Ground and Water Beetles)
Family Carabidae (Ground Beetles)
Subfamily Harpalinae
Supertribe Pterostichitae
Tribe Oodini
Genus Oodes
Explanation of Names
Oodes Bonelli 1810
Numbers
4 spp. in our area, ~50 total(1)
Range
e. NA and much of the Old World(1)
Habitat
marshes/swamps(2)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.
2.American Beetles, Volume I: Archostemata, Myxophaga, Adephaga, Polyphaga: Staphyliniformia
Arnett, R.H., Jr., and M. C. Thomas. (eds.). 2000. CRC Press LLC, Boca Raton, FL.