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Species Loxandrus icarus

Loxandrus icarus Liebherr and Will 1998 - Loxandrus icarus - female
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 Abacetini
Genus Loxandrus
Species icarus (Loxandrus icarus)
Explanation of Names
Loxandrus icarus Liebherr & Will 1998
icarus refers to the highly reduced wings, unusual for the genus
7.4-8.5 mm(1)
description in (1)
Known only from Virginia
Moist floodplain woods
Works Cited
1.New and little known species of Loxandrus LeConte 1852 (Coleoptera:Carabidae) from North and South America
Kipling W. Will, James K. Liebherr. 1998. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment (1997) Vol. 32: 230-238.