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Genus Cymindis

ground beetle - Cymindis platicollis Cymindis punctifera (LeConte) - Cymindis punctifera Cymindis? - Cymindis americana Cymindis vaporariorum - male Cymindis (Pinacodera) platicollis (Say) - Cymindis platicollis Cymindis Cymindis sp.? - Cymindis Unkown Carabid - Cymindis americana
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 Harpalitae
Tribe Lebiini
Genus Cymindis
Explanation of Names
Cymindis Latreille 1805
27 spp. in 2 subgenera in our area, ~200 spp. in 14 subgenera total(1)
Holarctic & Oriental (>¾ spp. in the Palaearctic); in the New World, tundra to Costa Rica(1)(2)
See Also
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.