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Genus Stenolophus - Seedcorn Beetles

pale Stenolophus? - Stenolophus Stenolophus comma? - Stenolophus comma Carabid 6 - Stenolophus ochropezus Beetle - Stenolophus ochropezus Bradycellus? - Stenolophus lecontei Stenolophus  - Stenolophus Carabid - Stenolophus ochropezus beetle brown - Stenolophus
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 Harpalini
Subtribe Stenolophina
Genus Stenolophus (Seedcorn Beetles)
Explanation of Names
Stenolophus Dejean 1821
32 spp. in 3 subgenera in our area, 75 spp. in 4 subgenera total(1)
Most spp. 5-8 mm; some are smaller
separated from related genera by the lack of a medial tooth-like process on the mentum and having the marginal punctures of the elytra grouped into two distinct groups of 4(1)
worldwide, most diverse in the Holarctic(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.