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Genus Panagaeus

Red and black carabid - Panagaeus sallei Hairy Nicrophorus ? - Panagaeus sallei Panagaeus crucigerus in NC? - Panagaeus crucigerus Hirsute - Panagaeus fasciatus Panagaeus sallei? - Panagaeus sallei Hairy ground beetle – Panagaeus fasciatus? - Panagaeus fasciatus Panagaeus sallei? - Panagaeus sallei Panagaeus sallei? - Panagaeus sallei
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 Panagaeini (Hairy Ground Beetles)
Genus Panagaeus
Explanation of Names
Panagaeus Latreille 1802
Numbers
3 spp. in our area (all in the subg. Hologaeus Ogueta 1966), 14 spp. in 2 subgenera total(1)
Range
holarctic & Neotropical; in our area, 2 spp. in e US (one reaches ON) + one soutwestern (AZ-TX), but all three present in TX(1)
Habitat
P. fasciatus and P. sallei inhabit dry forest; adults are found in leaf litter; P. crucigerus live on wet ground. Adults taken mostly at lights.
Works Cited
1.Catalogue of Geadephaga (Coleoptera, Adephaga) of America, north of Mexico
Bousquet Y. 2012. ZooKeys 245: 1–1722.