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Photo#1620572
Walking on the ice of a frozen marsh

Walking on the ice of a frozen marsh
Ile Bizard,Montreal , Quebec, Canada
December 16, 2018
Size: 1 cm
Walking on the ice of a frozen marsh. -1 Celsius.

Moved
Moved from Paederini.

Moved
Moved from Paederinae.

Paederinae
Looks like Lathrobium, but can't say for sure.
Moved from ID Request.

 
Thank you Curt! Do you kn
Thank you Curt!

Do you know of a key to Staphylinidae?

 
The best key to genera is American Beetles Vol. 1
It's a bit pricey, but it's a good resource to have. The Paederines are relatively easy to identify to genus. Identifying them to species is often impossible to feel confident about, because the only key may be 100+years old and incomplete/erroneous.

 
Like Acmaeodera: 120+ years o
Like Acmaeodera: 120+ years old, inaccurate, and in French

 
Thank you/ found an online key
Thank you Will and Curt,

I will be sure to check out "American Beetles".

Also, I have since found an interactive online key to Staphylinidae of Eastern Canada and the adjacent United States. This may come in handy if you're from the region. Thanks again.

https://cjai.biologicalsurvey.ca/bnkmm_12/otherpgs/keys.html

Staphylinid. Might be somethi
Staphylinid. Might be something pretty cool.

 
Thank you Will! Do you kno
Thank you Will!

Do you know of a key to Staphylids?

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