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subgenus Leucocara

Ground Beetle - Clivina americana Ground Beetle - Clivina americana Carabid - Clivina americana Carabid - Clivina acuducta Skinny-waisted beetle on beach - Clivina americana Carabid - Clivina rufa Beetle - Clivina rufa Carabid - Clivina acuducta
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 Scaritinae
Tribe Clivinini
Subtribe Clivinina
Genus Clivina
No Taxon subgenus Leucocara
Explanation of Names
Leucocara Bousquet 2009
5 spp. in our area, >70 spp. worldwide(1)
Africa (most spp.), Eurasia, NA; in our area, e. half of the US (all spp.) + adjacent Canada (NS-ON, C. americana)(1)
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.