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Species Oodes amaroides

Oodes amaroides Ground Beetle - Oodes amaroides Carabid - Oodes amaroides Oodes amaroides Dejean - Oodes amaroides Black, somewhat flat ground beetle - Oodes amaroides Black, somewhat flat ground beetle - Oodes amaroides 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
Species amaroides (Oodes amaroides)
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
Oodes amaroides Dejean 1831
Size
7.9-10.0 mm(1)
Range
so.ME-FL to MN-se.TX(2)
Habitat
wet places: swamps, marshes, edges of ponds, usually on wet, muddy or silt soils rich in organic debris(1)