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Species Pterostichus hypogeus

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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Coleoptera (Beetles)
Suborder Adephaga
Family Carabidae (Ground Beetles)
Subfamily Harpalinae
Supertribe Pterostichitae
Tribe Pterostichini (Woodland Ground Beetles)
Genus Pterostichus
No Taxon (Subgenus Cylindrocharis)
Species hypogeus (Pterostichus hypogeus)
Explanation of Names
Pterostichus hypogeus Barr, 1971.
Named for the hypogean habitat the type series was collected from: underneath large embedded rocks and rotten logs.(1)
Identification
(1)
Range
NC(1)
Works Cited
1.The North American Pterostichus of the Subgenus Cylindrocharis Casey (Coleoptera, Carabidae)
Thomas C. Barr, Jr. 1971. American Museum of Natural History.