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Species Clivina americana

Ground Beetle - Clivina americana Ground Beetle - Clivina americana Carabid - Clivina americana Skinny-waisted beetle on beach - Clivina americana Clivina americana Dejean - Clivina americana Clivina americana Dejean - Clivina americana teneral carabid - Clivina americana carabid - Clivina americana
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 Scaritinae
Tribe Clivinini
Subtribe Clivinina
Genus Clivina
No Taxon (subgenus Leucocara)
Species americana (Clivina americana)
Explanation of Names
Clivina americana Dejean 1831
Size
4.7-6.0 mm(1)
Range
e. NA (NS-FL to SD-TX); Bahamas(2)
Habitat
wet places: edges of marshes, ponds, swamps, lake/river banks; occasionally, beaver houses(1)