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Tribe Chlaeniini

Ground beetle - Chlaenius aestivus Beetle 06.09.2009 044 - Chlaenius impunctifrons Chlaenius (Chlaeniellus) flaccidus Horn - Chlaenius flaccidus unkn carabid - Chlaenius Ground beetle - Chlaenius pennsylvanicus Chlaenius tricolor - male Chlaenius sericeus Chlaenius cordicollis - female
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 Chlaeniini
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
=Callistini
Numbers
>50 spp. of a single genus in our area, ca. 1000 spp. in 18 genera worldwide(1)
Range
worldwide, most diverse in the Old World tropics(1)
Works Cited
1.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.